Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese

Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese


Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese is a screenwriter, film director and visual artist from Lesotho, who lives in Berlin. His films explore spiritual and political themes and are noted for their minimal dialogue, strong poetic imagery, and preoccupation with his own childhood memories, identity and physical and metaphorical death. His film This is Not a Burial, it’s a Resurrection has won several awards, including a Special Jury Award for Visionary Filmmaking at the Sundance Film Festival, the Jury Prize at the Portland International Film Festival, and the Grand Prize at the Taipei Film Festival.


2007 - Tears of Blood, Feature film
2008 - Loss of Innocence, Short film / Video installation
2014 - Mosonngoa, The Mocked One,  Short film
2016 - Behemoth: Or the Game of God, Short film
2019 - Mother, I Am Suffocating. This Is My Last Film About You
2019 -  This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese's films at RIFF
This is Not a Burial, it's a Resurrection
New Visions
Year: 2019
When octogenarian widow Mantoa loses the last of her children to a mining accident, she begins making...