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Félicité

Félicité

Alain Gomis

France, Germany, Belgium, Senegal, Lebanon | 2017 | Genre: Drama | running time: 123’

"A loose, vibrant fourth feature film from Franco-Senegalese director Alain Gomis."
Guy Lodge - Variety

festivals & awards

Competition, Berlinale 2017 / Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize

synopsis

Félicité, a strong and proud woman, sings in bars in Kinshasa. She drifts away from reality when her 14-year-old son gets into an accident. In electric Kinshasa, she wanders in a world of music & dreams... until love unexpectedly brings her back to life.

info

original title

Félicité

genre

Drama

country

France, Germany, Belgium, Senegal, Lebanon

running time

123’

produced by

Andolfi - France
Granit Films - France

in co-production with

Cinekap - Senegal
Need Productions - Belgium
Katuh Studio - Germany
Schortcut Films - Lebanon

directed by

Alain Gomis

written by

Alain Gomis, Delphine Zingg, Olivier Loustau

sales

jour2fête

Félicité sings in bars in Kinshasa. She drifts away from reality when her gets into an accident. She wanders in a world of music & dreams... until love brings her back to life.
TFL Awards

TFL Audience Design Fund 2016

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Alain Gomis

Film Director