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Le retour d'Afrique

Original title
Le retour d'Afrique
Running time
108 min.
Switzerland Switzerland
Alain Tanner
Renato Berta
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Co-production Switzerland-France; Groupe 5 / Télévision Suisse-Romande (TSR) / Filmanthrope / V.M. Productions / Centre Européen Cinéma-Radio-Télévision (CECRT)
Comedy. Drama
Synopsis / Plot
An ode to liberated speech and to the power of words, “those one speaks to others, those one speaks in silence”, Alain Tanner’s third film is inspired by a poet and a poetic text which deeply affected him as a young director: Cahier d’un retour au pays natal, written in 1939 by Aimé Césaire.
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