Africa paradis 2006
2033. Europe is falling into chaos with raging unemployment, while in the "United States of Africa" the people prosper. Like many Europeans, the protagonists, a young French couple, arrives illegally in Africa looking for work. Pauline is a teacher who is hired as a cleaning lady by a moderate member of the parliament, Modibo. Meanwhile, her husband, Oliver, a computer specialist, tries to escape from the transit camp where he is jailed. Both of them like other Europeans will endure all the common humiliations of migrants from everywhere: racism, fear of police, disdain and problems with administration...

DVD9 | PAL 16:9 | 01:26:28 | 6.93 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Francais
Subtitles: English, Espanol
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Director: Sylvestre Amoussou
Cast: Stephane Roux, Eriq Ebouaney, Sylvestre Amoussou
Country: Benin, France

Special features:
-- "Making of" featurette
-- Theatrical trailer
-- The film's premier in Abidjan, and a screening on Goree Island off the coast of Senegal

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