Shortlisted for the Oscar for Best International Film (France).
Winner of the Silver Lion Grand Jury prize and the Luigi De Laurentiis Lion of the Future award at the Venice International Film Festival.
Rama is a novelist who attends the trial of Laurence Coly at the Saint-Omer Criminal Court to use her story to write a modern-day adaptation of the ancient myth of Medea, but things don’t go as expected.
Directed by Alice Diop
Written by Alice Diop, Amrita David, Marie NDiaye
Starring Kayije Kagame, Guslagie Malanga, Valérie Dréville, Aurélia Petit, Xavier Maly, Robert Canterella, Salimata Kamate, Thomas de Pourquery
“Beguiling… A spellbinding chamber drama”
The Hollywood Reporter
“Electric… An extraordinary work”
The New York Times