Quentin Duforeau

Critic

France

Quentin Duforeau is the Communication and Marketing Head at Grand Bastringue Festival

Makala

Date: 01 Sep 2017 Category: TV/Film
8.0 Rating
Makala means charcoal in Lingala, the main dialect in the Republic of Congo. It is also the title of the documentary directed by Emmanuel Gras. In an area devastated by deforestation, Kabwita sells charcoal to support his family. Cut a tree, create a coal oven, transport this fuel on foot for 30 miles … All this would seem commonplace in writing. But Gras gives all its dimension and strength to this incredible daily life. The film trudges a ...