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Title Makala / Les films du losange ; bathysphere présents ; avec la participation de Ciné+, de Canal + International et du Centre National du Cinéma et de L'image animée ; parduit par Nicolas Anthomé ; un film écrit, réalisé et filmé par Emmanuel Gras.
Publication New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2018]
Copyright date ©2018
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
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Dolby Digital 2.0 Dolby Digital 5.1
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Call # DVD SWA 331 M
System Req DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation, 1.78:1 aspect ratio ; Dolby Digital 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1.
Note Documentary.
In Swahili and French with optional subtitles in English or French.
Credits Editor, Karen Benainous ; original score, Gaspar Claus.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Wide screen
Summary Makala (Swahili for 'charcoal'), the new documentary by Emmanuel Gras, is a powerful testament to one man's commitment to his family, and his edurance in working to provide them with a brighter future. Kabwita, a 28-year-old man living in Congo with his wife and daughters, dreams of purchasing a plot of land to expand the family home. He sees his opportunity to earn money by selling charcoal.
Contents Extra features: Deleted scenes -- Q&A with director Emmanuel Gras moderated by Dan Sullivan (courtesy of Film Society of Lincoln Center).
Awards Cannes Film Festival, Critics' Week, Grand Prize; COLCOA French Film Festival, Los Angeles, Best Documentary
Access Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Subject Charcoal burners -- Congo (Brazzaville)
Charcoal industry -- Congo (Brazzaville)
Charcoal burners. (OCoLC)fst00852325
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Genre Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Addl. Author Gras, Emmanuel, 1976- film director, screenwriter, director of photography.
Anthomé, Nicolas, film producer.
Claus, Gaspar, composer (expression)
Benainous, Karen, editor of moving image work.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Bathysphere productions, presenter, production company.
Ciné+ (France), production company.
CANAL+ Image International (Firm), production company.
Films du losange (Firm), presenter.
Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (France), production company.
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