Atlantics(2019)

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Synopsis :

Along the Atlantic coast, a soon-to-be-inaugurated futuristic tower looms over a suburb of Dakar. Ada, 17, is in love with Souleiman, a young construction worker. But she has been promised to another man. One night, Souleiman and his co-workers leave the country by sea, in hope of a better future. Several days later, a fire ruins Ada’s wedding and a mysterious fever starts to spread. Little does Ada know that Souleiman has returned.

Our View :

Winner of multiple prizes, including the Cannes Grand Prix, this confident debut feature manages to balancing social issue, romance and mystery (see on Netflix).

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This was a strong year in the world of cinema, particularly for international fare. Rather than highlight the obvious choices that will be recognized by the Academy (The Irishman, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Marriage Story etc), we thought it would be fun to list 10 movies that may not be on your radar.