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The ball

Author: Orlando MesquitaLicínio AzevedoJulie FrederikseOuida SmitMadoda NcayiyaneAll authors
Publisher: [South Burlington, Vt.] : California Newsreel, [2001?]
Series: Steps for the Future (Series), 24.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The ball tells the story of Mozambican children who use condoms to make soccer balls. In a dramatization, a man confronts them and accuses them of stealing his condoms. This story illustrates that many people are not using condoms for safer sex, despite their availability.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Short films
Foreign language films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Orlando Mesquita; Licínio Azevedo; Julie Frederikse; Ouida Smit; Madoda Ncayiyane; Ebano Multimedia (Firm); Vuleka Productions.; Steps for the Future (Organization); California Newsreel (Firm)
OCLC Number: 54887428
Language Note: The ball is in Manyika with English subtitles. The sky in her eyes has minimal Zulu dialogue.
Notes: Container erroneously states the video is in PAL format.
The ball is 5 min. long; The sky in her eyes is 11 min. long.
Description: 1 videocassette (16 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, NTSC.
Series Title: Steps for the Future (Series), 24.
Other Titles: Sky in her eyes.
Responsibility: director, Orlando Mesquita ; producer, Licinio Azevedo ; produced by Ebano Multimedia. The sky in her eyes / producer, Julie Frederikse ; directors, Ouida Smit and Madoda Ncayiyana ; Vuleka Productions.

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The ball tells the story of Mozambican children who use condoms to make soccer balls. In a dramatization, a man confronts them and accuses them of stealing his condoms. This story illustrates that many people are not using condoms for safer sex, despite their availability.

The sky in her eyes tells the story of a young girl in KwaZulu-Natal struggling to come to terms with the death of her mother from AIDS. A young boy befriends her and allows her to attach a drawing of her mother to his kite.

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