Berlin Fest Silver Bear Winner & short-listed for an Oscar® as Senegal's Entry to the Academy Awards!
«I got everything I wanted from the 55th New York Film Festival on the night I watched FÉLICITÉ by Alain Gomis, a writer-director who knows how to make a movie percolate.» — The Nation
Félicité is a proud, free-willed woman working as a singer in a bar in the Congo’s capital Kinshasa. Her life is thrown into turmoil when her 14-year-old son gets into a terrible car accident. To raise the money to save him, she sets out on a breakneck race through the streets of electric Kinshasa – a world of music and dreams. Features the legendary music of The Kasai Allstars & The Orchestre Symphonique de Kinshasa!