Synopsis:
Kinshasa, Congo. About 30.000 children are accused of witchcraft and expelled from home. Living on the street, little José and his fellow friends, all considered as witch children, decide to form a rap band to ward off bad luck, along with a crazy impresario called Bebson. Together they will rock Kinshasa!
Cast:
Rachel Mwanza, Samy Molebe, Joël Eziege, José Mawanda, Gauthier Kiloko, Emmanuel Fakoko, Gabi Bolenge, Mickaël ‘Jackson’ Fataki, Bebson Elemba Itatsamoto
Recent selection(s):
Giornate degli Autori (Venice)
TIFF - Toronto International Film Festival (Toronto)
Vancouver International Film Festival (Vancouver)
Busan International Film Festival (Busan)
NYFF - New York Film Festival (New York)
BFI London Film Festival (London)
FIFF - Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur (Namur)
Zagreb Film Festival (Zagreb)
Recent award(s):
Zagreb Film Festival (Zagreb)
Festroia International Film Festival (Setúbal)
Director's filmography:
- The perfect movie (Feature)
- Kinshasa Now (Feature)
- Just Friends (1994 - Feature)
- Le réveil (1995 - Short)
- Evgueni Khaldei, photographe sous Staline (1997 - TV)
- Oscar Niemeyer - Un architecte engagé dans le siècle (2000 - TV)
- Kaléidoscope - Episode 1 : Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert à Bruxelles, Belgique. (2003 - Short)
- Kaléidoscope - Episode 2 : Le paquebot "SS Norway", Caraïbes (2003 - Short)
- Kaléidoscope - Episode 33 : Bollywood - Mumbaï, Inde (2005 - Short)
- Kinshasa Kids (2013 - Feature)
Web:
Wajnbrosse
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2013
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
85'
Original Version:
Français, Lingala
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Wajnbrosse Productions
Sales:
mk2
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