Trouble Sleep

  • France
  • Nigeria
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Fred, unemployed graduate like many young Nigerians, is starting a new job as a taxi driver. As for Akin, he taxes commercial vehicles for the national transport union. They both operate in the rich urban landscape of Ibadan, in which Alain Kassanda’s camera choreographs the multiplicity and perpetual power relations at play.

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  • Original title
    Trouble Sleep
  • Direction
  • Duration
    41 min (31-45 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • France
    • Nigeria
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Open City Documentary Festival
    • Dok Leipzig 2020
    • Visions du réel 2020
    • DocPoint
    • ZagrebDox
  • Awards
    • Golden Dove| Dok Leipzig 2020
    • Special Mention | Visions du réel 2020
    • Special Mention | Festival Filmer le travail is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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