L'Exil du Roi Behanzin

TitleL'Exil du Roi Behanzin
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsDeslauriers, Guy
Running Time86 minutes
DistributorSwift Distribution
CountryFrance
Publication LanguageFrench, Créole
Abstract

The fall of Dahomey (present-day Benin) to France in the late 19th century forces its king into exile. King Behanzin learns to navigate the modern world of colonialism. 

Cast

Robert Linksol

Delroy Lindo

France Zobda

Credits

Executive Producer: Jérôme Walrafen

Screenwriter: Patrick Chamoiseau

Directors of Photography: Jacques Boumendil and Henri Habans

Editors: Adeline Yoyotte and Maguelone Pouget

Music Composer: Alice Willis

Production Designer: Philippe Renucci

Costume Designer: Betty Spartacus

Genre

Drama

Alternate TitleBehanzin
Translated TitleThe Exile of King Behanzin
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