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The Child Sorcerers of Kinshasa

Parental guidance suggested; It contains violent and/or explicit sexual scenes

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ABOUT THE FILM

Even after the civil war ended, the citizen of Congo are still suffering from poverty. Due to this problem, people are accusing their children of sorcery, cutting off their relationship. These children have no choice but to become street children and live in dangerous areas. This is a documentary expressing the reality street children face everyday.

Credit

DIRECTOR'S DATA

Nationality:
France
Activities:
Senior correspondant all over the world for a Tv News Magazine called "Sept à Huit" on TF1 Television. This magazine reaches about 7 millions viewers every sunday evening.
Screening / Award history:
As a journalist, has covered news on:
War in Afghanistan
Tsunami in Thailand
Khmers Rouges in Cambodia
Elections in Liberia
Starving Period in Niger
Exorcism in deep Democratic Republic of Congo
Child Sorcerers of Kinshasa Award Best enquity
Festival International du Scoop Aners(France-2007)

14 people voted

jourdain
2008-09-01 06:33:19

un regard et un ton excellents pour un sujet autant indécent ; bravo

Ivanyi
2008-09-01 02:58:39

Incredible footage.

Popo
2008-08-31 23:11:04

very good documentary. Everyone should see this film.

Sissi
2008-08-31 21:17:42

Superbe documentaire ,tres émouvant.

csd
2008-08-29 17:27:50

残酷な社会ですね。

Rajeev Ahuja
2008-08-29 15:42:28

Strong

lbap18
2008-08-28 21:15:44

Amazing!!!

Pammy
2008-08-28 17:23:35

Of course...

Philippe-Max Duval
2008-08-28 10:04:55

Guardian
2008-08-28 06:04:44

I did'nt know about this horror...Why does Kabila not sending all this priest to jail? I'm so sad to see this documentary but it is really very emotionnal !