Genre:  Documentary, Drama, Thriller
Running Time:  115 min.
Release Date: July 6, 2001

Current rating: Rating: 4.69
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Cast: Alex Descas, Eriq Ebouaney, Maka Koto


The true story of the rise to power and subsequent assassination of Patrice Lumumba, the former mail clerk and beer salesman who became the leader of the independent Congo.

Director: Raoul Peck
Studio: Zeitgeist Films
Producer(s): Jacques Bidou
Screenplay: Pascal Bonitzer, Raoul Peck
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