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, et al.Annika Turkowski, Enoka Ayemba, Marie-Hélène Gutberlet, Brigitta Kuster, Marie-Hélène Gutberlet, Med Hondo, Brigitta Kuster, John Barrett, [3 More...]
“Run comrade, the old world is behind you,” is one of the slogans hoisted by the French 1968 movement, which eventually found its way into Soleil Ô (1969), Med Hondo’s best-known film. Filmmaker, actor, and voice-actor, Med Hondo was born in Mauritania, subsequently emigrated to France where he has been living in the Parisian suburbs for more than fifty years. A truly self-made man, Med Hondo began to work in theatre, uncompromisingly making his way toward filmmaking. As a director, he has produced films that unveil the political topicality of the African continent’s history and of its diaspora, and to ...