Synopsis:
35.000 children accused of witchcraft and rejected by their families try to survive in the streets of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. Mika, 14 years old, finds himself in this terrifying predicament overnight. In order to survive this transition, he has to learn the street codes, must find ways to eat, to sleep but also to reintegrate into society.
Recent selection(s):
Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica - La Biennale di Venezia (Venice)
Director's filmography:
- The perfect movie (Feature)
- Kinshasa Now (Feature)
- Chancelvie (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)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Status:
Finished
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Wajnbrosse Productions