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