Night of the Kings
Philippe Lacôte grew up in Abidjan near a movie theater – The Magic. His work as a director has taken on several forms. In 2002, he focused on the recent history of his country with Chronicles of War in the Ivory Coast, a film on the edge between a documentary and a diary. It is followed by the feature film RUN, the story of a wandering madman, selected in Cannes Un Certain Regard 2014.
Filmography: Slavery Routes (2018), Run (2014), Chronicles of War in the Ivory Coast (2008), Cairo Hours (2003)