Director's 4th feature Le Marrais, Truffe, La Cité
Shot in the Democratic Republic of Congo Summer 2011
Komona tells the child growing in her womb the story of her life since her abduction by an armed rebel group and her encounter with the Magician, her first love. An African fable, a love story of two young people caught up in a world of violence, beauty and magic.
Item 7, Montréal
Pierre Even, Marie-Claude Poulin
Shen Studios, Montréal
Le Marais (The Marsh) (2002), Kim Nguyen’s debut feature, earns six Jutra nominations. Truffe (2007), his second feature, which he also wrote and produced, wins the award for Best Film at the Karlovy Vary Fresh Film Fest. His third feature, La Cité, is released in 2009. War Witch, his fourth feature, is filmed entirely in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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