How to Conquer America in One Night

Genre:  Comedy, Documentary
Running Time:  96 min.
Release Date: September 10, 2004

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Cast: Michel Mpambara, Maka Kotto, Widemir Normil, Sonia Vachon, Sophie Faucher, Maxime Morin, Didier Lucien


After being separated for 20 years, Fanfan and Gégé, two Haitian friends, are reunited again in Montreal. While dining in beautiful female company, the two buddies take stock of their lives and their dreams.

In the background, a television (which will become a character in its own right), various personalities are tracing a portrait of North American society. And so, throughout one fateful night, our intrepid buddies will, in their own way, find a way to conquer America.

Director: Dany Laferrière
Studio: Les films Équinoxe
Producer(s): Daniel Morin
Screenplay: Dany Laferrière
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