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MOFAYA

Director(s):
Jesse Bernstein
Producer(s):
Andy Weiss, Michael Abbott, Jesse Bernstein, Playing for Change
Grant Year(s):
2020

After losing his father and brother to corrupt armed forces in the Congo, Mermans 'Mofaya' Mosengo had no choice but to escape. This is a real life epic adventure about how Mofaya smuggled himself across Africa in trains, planes and automobiles, in search of a better life. Mofaya's musical talent became his spiritual passport that has inspired millions of people around the world.