Félicité

    Genre
    Drama, Music
  • Runtime
    129 mins
  • Release Date
    2017
  • Countries
    Congo, France
  • Languages
    Lingala, French

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Berlin International Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winner Félicité, rated a near perfect 98% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, takes audiences on a journey that transcends borders, following Congolese singer - brilliantly portrayed by Véro Tshanda Beya Mputu - who desperately needs money after her 14-year-old son Samo suffers a serious accident. She soon finds financial and emotional support from Tabu, one of the regulars in the bar where she performs.
DIRECTED BY:
Alain Gomis
WRITTEN BY:
Alain Gomis
CAST INCLUDES:
Véro Tshanda Beya Mputu, Gaetan Claudia, Papi Mpaka

SYNOPSIS

Félicité sings in a bar in Kinshasa. When her 14-year-old son has a motorcycle accident, she goes on a frantic search through the streets of Kinshasa, a world of music and dreams. And her path crosses that of Tabu.

Félicité

    Genre
    Drama, Music
  • Runtime
    129 mins
  • Release Date
    2017
  • Countries
    Congo, France
  • Languages
    Lingala, French
DIRECTED BY
Alain Gomis
WRITTEN BY
Alain Gomis
CAST INCLUDES
Véro Tshanda Beya Mputu, Gaetan Claudia, Papi Mpaka
Berlin International Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winner Félicité, rated a near perfect 98% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, takes audiences on a journey that transcends borders, following Congolese singer - brilliantly portrayed by Véro Tshanda Beya Mputu - who desperately needs money after her 14-year-old son Samo suffers a serious accident. She soon finds financial and emotional support from Tabu, one of the regulars in the bar where she performs.

Félicité sings in a bar in Kinshasa. When her 14-year-old son has a motorcycle accident, she goes on a frantic search through the streets of Kinshasa, a world of music and dreams. And her path crosses that of Tabu.