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SOLEIL Ô

Wednesday, February 24, 7:00pm

(1970, DCP, 98m) dir Med Hondo w/Robert Liensol, Théo Légitimus, Ambroise M’Bia. A bitterly funny, stylistically explosive attack on Western capitalism and colonialism, Soleil Ô follows a starry-eyed immigrant as he leaves West Africa for Paris in search of a job and cultural enrichment. He soon discovers a hostile society in which his very presence elicits fear and resentment. Hondo deploys an array of narrative and stylistic techniques—animation, docudrama, dream sequences, musical numbers, folklore, slapstick comedy, agitprop—to create a landmark of political cinema. $10

7:00

Soleil Ô And A Transnational Third Cinema


Showing at The Trylon Cinema

Venue

The Trylon Cinema
2820 E 33rd St
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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Phone:
612-424-5468
Website:
https://www.trylon.org/

Showing at The Trylon Cinema