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Yao

Yao

A Feature film by Philippe Godeau

Produced by Pan-Européenne, Korokoro

Release in France : 23/01/2019

    Synopsis

    Yao, a young boy who loves books and dreams of adventure, runs away from his village in northern Senegal- 240 miles to Dakar to meet his hero, a renowned French actor visiting his native country. Moved by the boy’s dedication, the actor decides to accompany him back home. But on the byways of Senegal, nothing ever happens as expected. And as they share the dusty, adventure-filled journey to Yao's village, the actor realizes he is also traveling towards his own roots...

    Videos (2)

    01/02/2019

    Yao

    Trailer (French)

    07/02/2019

    Yao

    Trailer (English Subs)

    Actors (7)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Pan-Européenne, Korokoro

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Wild Bunch

    Co-production :

    France 2 Cinéma

    French distribution :

    Pathé Films

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    Photos (14)

    Full credits (9)

    Executive Producers :

    Philippe Godeau, Omar Sy

    Co-producer :

    Nathalie Gastaldo

    Sound recordists :

    Jean-Luc Audy, Loïc Prian, Jean-Paul Hurier

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Marie-Christine Damiens

    Music Composer :

    Matthieu Chedid

    Screenwriters :

    Agnès de Sacy, Philippe Godeau, Kossi Effoui

    Director of Photography :

    Jean-Marc Fabre

    Production Manager :

    Jean-Yves Asselin

    Editor :

    Hervé de Luze

    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 :

    2017

    French release :

    23/01/2019

    Runtime :

    1 h 44 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    145.171

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color