The Draughtsmen Clash

Le Damier
by Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda0h401996Gabon
The Draughtsmen Clash

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The president of a fictitious African nation spends a sleepless night playing checkers with a vagabond who claims to be the all-round champion. However, the rules of the game entail the opponents howling vulgar and foul obscenities at one another. The champion proceeds to insult, and trounce, the President...

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Directed by : Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda
    • Screenplay : Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda
    • Editor : Martine Brun, Victor Howcq
    • Original score : So Kalmery
    • Producing company : Myriapodus Films
    • Production : Stéphan Oriach
    • Chef opérateur : Roland Duboze
  • Technical details

    • Printed format :
    • Year of production : 1996
    • Category : Short film
    • Color : Black and White / Colors
    • Language : Français, Dialecte africain

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