MOVIES TO START THE SPICES

BOOK OF ELI

Rated: 15

Running Time: 1hr – 53mins.

“Some will Kill to get it. He will kill to protect it.”

Set in post-apocalyptic America, Eli heads West along the highway of death on a mission he must complete, without fully knowing why. He protects a book that could be the source for renewal and revival for that world and nation. In the wrong hands, the very same book, becomes the deadly weapon of desperate egotistic megalomaniacs. Into conflicts with a relentless warlord, set on possessing the book. Eli says, “we walk by faith, not by sight.” With unexpected twists, the finale is more than surprising.

La Nuit De La Vertie – The Night of Truth

Rated: 18

Running Time: 1Hr – 40mins

Languages: French – English Subtitles

Fanta Regina Nacro debut is the first from a female director from Burkina Faso, West Africa. In an unspecified state in Africa, after ten years of bloody war, the Nayaks, the president ethnic tribal group and Bonandes rebels supporting Colonel Theo, come together for a feast to celebrate the peace agreement. But the reconciliation festivities are overshadowed by the terrible barbarities that have been on both sides. Voted best screenplay – San Sebastian international film festival at the beginning of the 20th century. The film explores the irrational aspects of war, how fragile and easy it is to lose national peace and stability on the African continent.