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Mambar Pierrette

Quinzaine 2023 | Feature film | 93 min | Belgium, Cameroon
World premiere

A seamstress in Douala, Pierrette raises her children alone and looks after her mother. She is used to living hand to mouth, but she still has to navigate the odd pickpocket and the flooding of her house and workshop. Pierrette stiches together cloth, holding together the film and the fabric of her life, while her clients offload to her about their problems. A fiction built largely from documentary material, Mambar Pierrette is admirably straightforward and without pathos. It is a reflection of its leading actress: valiant, discreet and above all resilient. 

Cast

Pierrette Aboheu (Pierrette Mambar), Karelle Kenmogne (Karelle), Cécile Tchana (Mabreuh), Fabrice Ndjeuthat (Alphonse)

Team

Screenplay
Rosine Mbakam

Photography
Fiona Braillon

Sound
Loïc Villiot, Roger Mboupda, Aline Gavroy

Production design
Laurent Kamga

Editing
Geoffroy Cernaix

production
Tândor Productions (Belgium)
Geoffroy Cernaix
+32 486 69 53 85
tandor.prod@gmail.com 
www. tandorproductions.com     

 

foreign sales
The Party Film Sales
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presse France
Makna Presse
Chloé Lorenzi 
Marie-Lou Duvauchelle
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+ 33 6 71 74 98 30
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international press
Makna Presse
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Screenings in Cannes

Théâtre Croisette - 05/21/2023 2.45pm

Théâtre Croisette - 05/22/2023 7.00pm

Cinéma La Licorne - 05/23/2023 9.00am

Cinéma Alexandre III - 05/23/2023 7.00pm

Cinéma Le Raimu - 05/24/2023 4.30pm

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