Sat, Oct 12 at 1pm
Marginalized young lovers in Senegal desperately seek a better life by any means necessary, in this highly anticipated, Cannes Grand Prix–winning feature debut from Mati Diop. This gripping, hallucinatory film skirts the line between realism & fantasy, romance & horror, and, in its crystalline empathy, humanity, and political outrage, confirms the arrival of a major talent.
Country: Senegal, France, Belgium
Director: Mati Diop
Cast: Mama Sané, Amadou Mbow, Ibrahima Traoré, Nicole Sougou, Amina Kane, Mariama Gassama, Coumba Dieng, Ibrahima Mbaye, Diankou Sembene
Run time: 104 minutes