Medan vi lever

1 April 2024

Medan vi lever (While We Live) (Dany Kouyaté, Sweden/Burkina Faso, 2016, 91 minutes)

Kandia, an African women in her fifties who has lived in Sweden for 30 years, decides to move back to Gambia. Her son Ibbe, who dreams of a career in hip hop and is about to make a breakthrough, goes with her. Their encounter with their homeland, however, doesn’t turn out the way they imagined. A warm, broad drama comedy about a universal theme: identity.

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