The film focuses on Thomas, a 12-year old boy obsessed with the recently resolved civil war in the Congo. Through the young boy's eyes, the audience is introduced to the petty bourgeois villagers living by a polite moral code but brimming with frustrated emotions and pent-up obsessions.
( Screen International, 19/6/92)
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