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Cinémoi - June 2011 round-up

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Following their coverage of Cannes last month, there were no new films added to the Cinémoi line-up in June. For the first time since subscribing to the channel, there was nothing in the daily line-ups that I hadn’t already seen (apart from Verso, which I keep missing). Just to keep my monthly feature […]

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A Screaming Man

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, France, 2010,92 mins, 2.35:1
Youssouf Djaoro, Dioucounda Koma, Emile Abossolo M’bo, Hadje Fatime N’Goua, Marius Yelolo, Djénéba Koné, Heling Li, Rémadji Adèle Ngaradoumbaye, John Mbaiedoum
UK Theatrical Release: 13 May 2011, Soda Pictures
Review by Noel Megahey
The image and the role of the father is a constant theme throughout the films of Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, particularly absent […]

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