Lingui (les liens sacrés)

  • Lingui (les liens sacrés)
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2021
Format : Feature
Running time : 87 (in minutes)
http://www.advitamdistribution.com/films/lingui-les-liens-sacres/

As a single mother, Amina was cast out by her family and by socitey. When her 15-year old daughter is raped and then gets pregnant, she is facing an even more difficult fate than Amina experienced herself. After all, there is no justice to be expected and abortion is highly sanctioned in Islamic Chad. The two women have no choice but to help themselves.

A film by Mahamet-Saleh HAROUN

starring Achouackh Abakar Souleymane, Rihane Khalil Alio, Youssouf Djaoro

France / Germany / Belgium, 2021, Feature film, 90 min., drama

written & directed by: Mahamet-Saleh Haroun

Cast
AMINA - Achouackh ABAKAR SOULEYMANE
MARIA - Rihane KHALIL ALIO
BRAHIM - Youssouf DJAORO
FANTA - Briya GOMDIGUE
MIDWIFE - Hadjé Fatimé NGOUA

A French-German-Belgian co-production

Poduction:
Made In Germany Filmproduktion
Pili Films
Beluga Tree

funded by Film & Media Fund NRW and FFA

Distribution (France): Ad Vitam


2021 | 74th Cannes Film Festival (France)
* Official Competition
* World Premiere
www.festival-cannes.com/en/films/lingui

Articles

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Partners

  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • PACIFIC ARTS ALLIANCE
  • FURTHER ARTS
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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