Tarde Gris / Pedimos Paz

1988, 04:00 minutes, colour, Spanish, French, English subtitles


The story of the bombing of a village is told in songs composed and sung by Salvadoran refugees in a United Nations camp in Honduras, and illustrated by their drawings. In this video, the living commemorate all those who have died in the interminable civil war in El Salvador. (All profits resulting from the sale of this videotape will be distributed to Salvadoran refugees in Honduras.)

Vidéos musicaux réalisés à partir de chansons écrites et chantées par des réfugiés salvadoriens vivants dans un camp du Haut commissariat des Nation-Unies situé à Mesa Grande, au Honduras.
Les chansons racontent l'histoire du bombardement et l'invasion d'un village du El Salvador. Les dessins des enfants du camp illustrent le propos. Cette oeuvre est dédiée à tous ceux qui ont péri depuis le début de cette guerre civile interminable. (Tout les profits résultant de la vente de cette oeuvre seront retournés aux réfugiés salvadoriens du Honduras.)

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