Night of the Kings

Night of the Kings

2021, R, 93 min. Directed by Philippe Lacôte. Starring Denis Lavant, Issaka Sawadogo, Steve Tientcheu.

Not reviewed at press time. A contemporary reinvention of One Thousand and One Nights as a prisoner in an Ivory Coast must tell a story that lasts until the moon sets.

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