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FILM SCREENING

This event is organized by the Institut français.
A fictionalized account of the 2011 post-election upheaval in the Ivory Coast that killed 3,000 people and first Ivorian film selected for the Cannes Film Festival

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WHAT: Run

WHEN: May 10 to June 10, 2021

WHERE: Online

PRICE: Free registration

RESERVATION: Institut francais.

Directed by Philippe Lacote
2014 | Ivory Coast-France | 100 min
In French with English subtitles.

Run escapes… He just killed the Prime Minister of his country. In order to do so, he had to act as if he was a crazy man, wandering through the city. His life comes back by flashes; his childhood with Tourou when his dream was to become a rain miracle-worker, his adventures with Gladys the eater, and his past as a young member of militia, in the heart of the politic and military conflict in Ivory Coast. All those lives, Run didn’t choose them. Every time, he felt in by running from another life. That’s the reason why his name’s Run.