Night of the Kings (2020)

Sep 10, 2020 | Drama, Fantasy, General Film

Director: Philippe Lacôte

Writer(s): Philippe Lacôte

Starring: Koné Bakary, Steve Tientcheu, Rasmané Ouédraogo, Issaka Sawadogo, Digbeu Jean Cyrille, Abdoul Karim Konaté, Anzian Marcel, Laetitia Ky, Denis Lavant

Synopsis: A young man is sent to “La Maca”, a prison of Ivory Coast in the middle of the forest ruled by its prisoners. With the red moon rising, he is designated by the Boss to be the new “Roman” and must tell a story to the other prisoners.

Release Date: September 10, 2020 (Canada) | Length: 93 min | Genre: Drama, Fantasy | MPAA Rating: NR

Note: Premiered at TIFF in 2020. I need to watch the film to better identify people.