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So Long Africa - © Les Films du Kiosque / D. Manin

So Long Africa

A Feature film by Ada Loueilh

Produced by Les Films du Kiosque

Release in France : 29/07/2015

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Actors (10)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producer :

Les Films du Kiosque

Film exports/foreign sales :

Le Pacte

Co-production :

France 3 Cinéma

French distribution :

Le Pacte


Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, April 2011. Jacques and Safi arrive from Abidjan, from where they've been repatriated in an emergency. He's as tough as nails, after too much time in the African sun and enjoying an expatriate lifestyle while running a hotel. Safi, his fourteen-year-old daughter, is used to living with her mother and doesn't know what to think about her loud-mouthed and useless father who has suddenly taken her away with him. Moved to a hostel in Nice, they learn to get to know each other, to be able to look each in the eye, perhaps to love each other. But there's also Gloria, Safi's mother, left behind in the upheaval of Abidjan, and impossible to contact...

Photos (11)

Full credits (16)

Executive Producers :

François Kraus, Denis Pineau-Valencienne

Screenwriter :

Ada Loueilh

Sound Recordist :

Jean-Paul Bernard

Press Attaché (film) :

Laurent Renard

Sound Editor :

Sylvain Malbrant

Production Designer :

Éric Barboza

Casting :

Brigitte Moidon, Karen Hottois

Costume designer :

Marité Coutard

Assistant directors :

Ariel Sctrick, Marie Willaume

Director of Photography :

Laurent Brunet

Production Manager :

Hervé Duhamel

Editor :

Julia Grégory

Continuity supervisor :

Renée Falson

Music Composer :

François-Eudes Chanfrault

Production Designer :

Éric Barboza

Sound Mixer :

Olivier Goinard

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Feature film

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100% French (France)

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Runtime :

1 h 24 min

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Dolby 5.1