JCC 2017 du 4 au 11 novembre 2017



Jean-Pierre Bekolo - Cameroon


The story of three women in a state called Free State relates around a man sentenced to death. One woman arrives from Europe to support the condemned; another is the condemned man’s wife, who runs a Bed & Breakfast next to the prison; and the last one teaches French classes in the prison.

Technical details

Genre: Feature film
Duration: 104 minutes
Production year: 2017
Country: Cameroon
Casting: Emil AbessoloMbo - XolileTshabalala
Script: Jean-Pierre Bekolo
DOP: Jim Bishop
Editing: Laurette Betolo
Director: Jean-Pierre Bekolo
Production company: Jean Pierre Bekolo Sar
Email: jeanpierrebekolo@gmail.com

Jean-Peirre Bekolo, author and director, taught cinema in the United States. His film «Les Saignantes» has just been selected from the among the 70 science-fiction films by NOMA in the Spielberg ratings.