OFFICIAL SELECTION 2018
Shorts Programme 6
DIRECTOR : Roger Komla B. Gbekou
COUNTRY : Togo
YEAR : 2017
TIME : 13min
Nu Metro 5, 14 Oct @ 2.30pm | SK Nouveau 5, 19 Oct @ 2.30pm
After the death of her husband who was trying a clandestine immigration to the Sicily island, a young pregnant lady decided to use all possible means to get a French citizenship to her unborn child. Against all odds she decided to give birth in the France Embassy.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Born on December 8 1987,Roger Komla Biova GBEKOU is a new name but talented movie director in the industry. After some years of training with some local video clip directors, he decided to continue his training by going to ECRAN the only but well know film school in Lome the capital city of Togo. He directed several video clips of several upcoming artists. After directing some trial short movies, viza became his major work acclaimed by film makers of his country. He is currently working on another project, a serie maned Aya (suffering).