The Forgotten Man is a documentary by acclaimed Cameronian filmmaker Lewat-Hallade that tells the unique stranger-than-fiction story of Owono “Léppé” Pierre, sentenced to prison for a petty crime but ended up spending three decades behind bars. Shot in the prison where the elderly Léppé spent the best years of his life, this documentary puts the spotlight on a man who, despite his cruel destiny, remains freer than most of us.
Starting on Mauritius Day, March 12, 2013, AfricaFilms.tv showcases the best emerging film talents of the most surprising island in Africa. 19 shots, 2 animation films and one documentary... In cooperation with Porteurs d'Images, association for the promotion of Mauritian culture.