During the marijuana bonanza, a violent decade that saw the origins of drug trafficking in Colombia, Rapayet and his indigenous family get involved in a war to control the business that ends up destroying their lives and their culture.
In a popular suburb of Dakar, workers on the construction site of a futuristic tower, without pay for months, decide to leave the country by the ocean for a better future. Among them is Souleiman, the lover of Ada, promised to another.
Girl's screenplay was developed as part of the Cinefondation of Cannes in 2016. Two years later, the film was selected at Un Certain Regard where he left with the Interpretation Award for Victor Polster and the Caméra d'Or, who rewards the best first film. See more »
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Saw this film at the Toronto Film Festival 2018..
Went on my own,sat beside a couple in their 80's..They came,because the wife felt it was a story she wanted to understand. It is a story we all need to understand.
I see a lot of film,this story and film moved me deeply. The parent child relationship alone offers much to learn from. My very favourite and most. moving experience fron TIFF 2018.Brilliant performances.
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