Lumumba

2000, Drama, 1h 55m

60 Reviews 1,000+ Ratings

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Ebouaney's fiery performance makes Lumumba compelling. Read critic reviews

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"Lumumba" is a gripping political thriller which tells the story of the legendary African leader Patrice Emery Lumumba. Called "the politico of the bush" by journalists of his day, the brilliant and charismatic Lumumba rose rapidly to the office of Prime Minister when Belgium conceded the Congo's independence in June, 1960. He would last two months in office. This is a true story.

Cast & Crew

Eriq Ebouaney
Patrice Lumumba
Alex Descas
Joseph Mobutu
Theophile Sowie
Maurice Mpolo
Maka Kotto
Joseph Kasa Vubu
Dieudonné Kabongo
Godefroid Munungo
Pascal N'Zonzi
Moïse Tshombe
Jean-Claude Petit
Original Music
Jacques Bidou
Executive Producer
Patrick Meunier
Production Manager
Marianne Dumoulin
Production Manager
Bernard Lutic
Cinematographer
Jacques Cluzard
First Assistant Director
Sylvie Brochère
Casting
André Fonsny
Art Direction
Charlotte David
Costume Designer
Jean-Pierre Laforce
Sound Mixer
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