Asha Bajaj

Sep 25, 2020

3 min read

TIFF 2020 film ‘Night of the King’, a prison drama of visually stunning sequences

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Toronto, Sep 23 (Canadian-Media): Written and directed by Côte d’Ivoire-based West African filmmaker, Philippe Lacôte’s film ‘Night of the Kings,’ a Contemporary World cinema of 45th Toronto International Film Festival presents a young man’s incarceration in a prison in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire’s largest prison, La MACA, and finds himself entering a world complex world of danger.