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LUMUMBA, DEATH OF A PROPHET
Cannes Classics - World Cinema Project

LUMUMBA, LA MORT DU PROPHÈTE

(LUMUMBA, DEATH OF A PROPHET )

Directed by : Raoul PECK

Year of production : 1990 Country : FRANCE, GERMANY, SWITZERLAND, BELGIUM, HAITI Length : 69 minutes

Synopsis

1961: The first leader of the newly independent Republic of the Congo, Patrice Lumumba was arrested, tortured and executed by a firing squad in Katanga. 1962: Raoul Peck, aged eight, is forced to leave Haiti for the Congo along with his family. Thirty years later, between childhood memories, reports, archives and personal investigations, the filmmaker revisits Lumumba’s long concealed sacrificial disappearance, and its consequences for our present.

Credits

Raoul PECK - Director

Raoul PECK - Script / Dialogue

Picture of the Movie © Velvet Film

Contacts

Production

VELVET FILM - 37 rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis 36 rue d'Enghien 75010 PARIS FRANCE - T: 33 185736152 - contact@velvet-film.com - www.velvet-film.com


Distribution

VELVET FILM - T: 33 185736152 - www.velvet-film.com


International sales

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