BURN IT UP DJASSA

LE DJASSA A PRIS FEU

By Lonesome SOLO

BANSHEE FILMS - as PROD

First film - Completed 2012

A raw, noir-tinged urban legend set to the cadence of slam poetry and the beat of street dance, Burn It Up Djassa signals the arrival of an exciting new artistic movement from Africa's Ivory Coast.

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& Awards

Berlinale - Berlin IFF 2013
Panorama
    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama, Crime
    • Countries
    • IVORY COAST, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH, Other
    • Director(s)
    • Lonesome SOLO
    • Writer(s)
    • Ange Ali SANOGO, Lonesome SOLO, Yacouba SOUMAHORO
    • Producer(s)
    • Philippe LACÔTE (Wassakara Productions)
    • Synopsis
    • In the busy streets of Abidjan, Tony, an out-of-school youth, scrapes a living hawking cigarettes. But he soon turns to violence... Shot in 11 days in Abidjan street slang with young people from a vibrant, crowded neighborhood, Burn It Up Djassa breathes new life into Ivory Coast film.
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