Atlantics


Along the Atlantic coast, a soon-to-be-inaugurated futuristic tower looms over a suburb of Dakar. Ada, 17, is in love with Souleiman, a young construction worker. But she has been promised to another man. One night, Souleiman and his co-workers leave the country by sea, in hopes of a better future. Several days later, a fire ruins Ada’s wedding and a mysterious fever starts to spread. Little does Ada know that Souleiman has returned.

Director: Mati Diop
Studio: Netflix
Cast: Ibrahima Traoré, Mama Sané, Amadou Mbow
Writer(s): Mati Diop, Olivier Demangel

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