CANNES FROM ABROAD – Mahamat-Saleh Haroun: “The feminist revolution will take place in Chad”

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#CANNES FROM ABROAD – Set in the outskirts of N’Djamena, “#Lingui” tells the story of an adolescent whose unwanted pregnancy puts her in conflict with her country’s laws and traditions. Filmmaker Mahamat-Saleh #Haroun lives in France, but most of his films have been produced in his birth country, #Chad, which he left during unrests in the 1980s. #Interview.

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