Chad and its “everyday heroines” in Lingui

Chad and its everyday heroines in Lingui

Unite so as not to sink: with Lingui, the sacred bonds, the Chadian director Mahamat-Saleh Haroun confronts the themes of abortion and excision, and portrays women surviving in an ultra-conservative society. The new film by Chadian filmmaker Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, released in theaters on Wednesday, was noticed in competition at the last Cannes festival in July. … Read more

“Lingui” by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, the struggle of women, in Chad and elsewhere

Lingui by Mahamat Saleh Haroun the struggle of women in Chad

Published on : 12/08/2021 – 6:05 PM It is so far the most feminist film by the Chadian filmmaker. In “Lingui”, Mahamat-Saleh Haroun put his art of images at the service of the fight against female circumcision and submission. After leaving empty-handed of the winners of the Cannes Film Festival, the Fespaco in Ouagadougou and … Read more