A lenda da leoa da montanha

Wetela, Adérito Jorge Benedito Martins

Illustrator country: Mozambique

Scenarist: Wetela, Adérito Jorge Benedito Martins

Scenarist country: Mozambique

Language: Portuguese

Keywords: death; forest; village; violence; warrior


First prize ex-aequo Africa e Mediterraneo Award 2002, category "Free Subject"


Published in: edited by S. Federici e A. Marchesini Reggiani, Africa Comics 2002, Lai-momo, Sasso Marconi 2002

A Lenda Da Leoa Da
 Montanha – In the mountains, an old wise man tells his young niece the legend of one of their ancestors, Unami. Unami was the daughter of a brave warrior who had been killed for revolting against the violence of the leader. Following her father’s death, the beautiful young lady moved to the forest, causing the village to forget about her for a long time. But one day, the villagers hear a godlike scream: it’s Unami, who has come to vindicate her father and fight with incredible strength.

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Technique: Ink and felt tip pen on paper

Black and White

Original drawings

Dimensions: 29,7 x 42 cm

Inventory: inv. 587 / coll. CX22.MOZ.WETELA.8

Number of sheets: 4