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A Short film by Abderrahmane Sissako

Production year : 1993

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Actors (2)

Production and distribution

Co-production :

Arte France Cinéma


Idrissa takes leave of Moscow and Ira, who has come to say goodbye at this final encounter between two lovers. And once again, right till the end, their neighbors are also there to witness the goodbyes taking place at the lovers’ house deep in the heart of Moscow. These neighbors lurk in front of the door of the detested lovers on the last night in October, an endless night of impossible love.

Full credits (5)

Adapter/dialogue writer :

Abderrahmane Sissako

Sound recordist :

Larissa Choutova

Sound Editor :

Éric Carlier

Director of Photography :

Gheorghy Rerberg

Editor :

Galina Galouchkina

Technical details

Short film

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Color type :

Black & White


Festival Selections

Cannes International Film Festival - 1993

Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1993)


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