Director
Dani Kouyaté
Country
 Sweden
Actors
Josette Bushell-Mingo, Adam Kanyama, Richard Sseruwagi, Marika Lindström, Sten Ljunggren, Mårten Klingberg, Philip Lithner
Overview
Kandia, an African women in her fifties who has lived in Sweden for 30 years, decides to move back to Gambia. Her son Ibbe, who dreams of a career in hip hop and is about to make a breakthrough, goes with her. Their encounter with their homeland, however, doesn't turn out the way they imagined. A warm, broad drama comedy about a universal theme: identity.
Release Date
7 October 2016
Original Title
Medan vi lever
Genres
Runtime
1 h 31 min
Languages
English, svenska
Production
dfm Fiktion
Producer
Maria Larsson Guerpillon, Julien Siri
Author
Writer
Director of Photography
Alex Lindén
Original Music Composer

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Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.