Berlinale

FELICITY (FÉLICITÉ)

Synopsis (momentan nur in Englisch verfügbar)
FÉLICITY, a strong and proud woman, sings in bars in Kinshasa. She drifts away from reality when her 14-year-old son gets into an accident. In electric Kinshasa, she wanders in a world of music & dreams … until love unexpectedly brings her back to life.


World premiere
Berlin International Film Festival 2017, Competition


Key festivals and awards
Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize, Berlin International Film Festival 2017; Golden Stallion Award, FESPACO 2017; Special Jury Prize, Chicago International Film Festival 2017; Human Rights in Cinema Competition, Istanbul International Film Festival 2017; Toronto International Film Festival 2017

SENEGAL, 2017
Director: Alain Gomis
Producers: Andolfi (France), Granit Films (France), Cinékap (Senegal), Need productions (Belgium), Abbout Productions (Lebanon), Katuh studio (Germany)
German distributor: Grandfilm
World sales: Jour2fete (France)
Theatrical release in Germany: October 5, 2017

Funded in July 2017
Funding amount: 10.000 €