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Absence

Absence

A Feature film by Mama Keita

Produced by Kinterfin

Release in France : 22/01/2014

    Synopsis

    After brilliant studies in France and a 15-year absence from his homeland, Adama, a young graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique, rushes back to Senegal. He is alarmed by a message informing him of the sudden decline in his grandmother's health. She raised Adama and his sister after their parents died. Upon arriving in Dakar, Adama discovers that his grandmother is in perfect shape... Was this a deliberate ploy to get him back home, and if so, why?

     

    Actors (7)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Kinterfin

    French distribution :

    Kinterfin

    Photos (4)

    Full credits (11)

    Assistant Director :

    Clarence Delgado

    Director of Photography :

    Rémi Mazet

    Production Manager :

    Papa Madicke Mbodj

    Editor :

    Miriame Chamekh

    Music Composer :

    Mathieu Normant

    Sound Mixer :

    Didier Cattin

    Screenwriter :

    Mama Keita

    Sound Recordist :

    Bertrand Faure

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Isabelle Buron

    Sound Editor :

    Bertrand Faure

    Costume designer :

    Nadine Boucher

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Yes

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2011

    French release :

    22/01/2014

    Runtime :

    1 h 21 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    126.920

    Visa issue date :

    10/05/2011

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby DTS

    Rating restrictions :

    Suitable for all viewers, with warnings