• Teza (2008)


Release Date: 2008

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

Anberber returns to his country during a repressive regime.

Cast: Abvetedla , Aaron Arefe, Takelech Beyene, Abiye Tedia

Director: Haile Gerima

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Village Voice

    Gerima's film stands as a richly expansive portrait of a man caught between an untenable exile and the terrible consequences of his homeland's violent past. show more

  • 90
    The New York Times

    Has all the hallmarks of a career summation -- and early on it seems fated to collapse beneath the weight of its ambitions. Instead, it soars, thanks to Mr. Gerima’s bracingly direct storytelling. show more

  • 80
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    Only the film's slow pace softens its powerful message. show more

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