The Godfather (Le Parrain)
SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2012 SILVER BAOBAB SHORT FILM AWARD
Also screening at 4:30PM and 6:00PM
Screening with Kengere, The Last Passenger, Protect the Nation and Siggil
This tale of a father’s journey to find the best godfather for his baby son is told through magnificent, riveting animation. Made by puppeteer, filmmaker, and musician Lazare Sié Pale, The Godfather comes to us via an illustrious route, after delighting audiences at Fespaco (Ouagadougou), Africa in the Picture (Amsterdam), and Durban International Film Festival (South Africa).
Dir. Lazare Sié Pale. Burkina Faso. 2011. 20 min. Print Source: filmmaker
The Godfather is also screening at 6:45pm on Tuesday 6th November at Hackney Picture House