The Mercy of the Jungle

  •   Joël Karekezi
  •   Belgium, France, Rwanda
  •   Black Perspectives, New Directors Competition
  •   Action, Political, Thriller


At the outbreak of the Second Congo War, veteran Sergeant Xavier and young Private Faustin are accidentally left behind. With only each other to count on, the two men embark on an odyssey across the most violent jungle on earth. Together they dodge the perils, both natural and man-made, that confront them at every turn, facing the depths of their own war-ravaged souls in this unrelenting thriller.

  •  French, Swahili with subtitles
  •  91 minutes


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