Special Mention - Amplify Voices Award | Toronto IFF, Canada, 2020
Gilda Vieira de Mello Award | IFF and Forum on Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland, 2021
Audience Choice Award | Minneapolis St. Paul IFF, USA, 2021
Big Stamp | ZagrebDox, Croatia, 2021
CAST & CREW
Quentin Laurent, Frédéric Féraud, Dieudo Hamadi
Director of Photography
Silvan Aketi, Dieudo Hamadi
Hélène Ballis, Catherine Catella
Kiripifilms, Les Films de l'oeil sauvage, Les Productions de l'Oeil Sauvage
Dieudo Hamadi was born in Kisangani, Democratic Republic of Congo. He studied medicine for three years before moving into filmmaking. He has since directed the documentary short Ladies in Waiting, the documentary feature Atalaku, and the Festival selection National Diploma, etc.. Downstream to Kinshasa (20) is his latest film.
Ladies in Waiting (2010, doc.), Atalaku (2013, doc.), National Diploma (2014, doc.), Mama Colonel (2017, doc.), Kinshasa Makambo (2018, doc.), Downstream to Kinshasa (2020).