NIGHT OF THE KINGS

NR  |  1 hour 33 minutes • Now Playing

ENGLISH SUBTITLES, No Passes

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About

An Official Selection of the Sundance and Venice FIlm Festivals, and Côte d’Ivoire's official submission for the Best International Feature Film category of the 93rd Academy Awards. Philippe Lacôte's NIGHT OF THE KINGS took home the Amplify Voices Award at the Toronto International Film Festival, and is rated a spectacular 97% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes. A young man is sent to "La Maca", a prison of Ivory Coast in the middle of the forest ruled by its prisoners. With the red moon rising, he is designated by the Boss to be the new "Roman" and must tell a story to the other prisoners.

Directed By

Philippe Lacôte

Written By

Philippe Lacôte

Cast

Issaka Sawadogo, Rasmané Ouédraogo, Steve Tientcheu, Bakary Koné, Laetitia Ky

Language

Dyula and French with English subtitles

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