Boyamba Belgique [videorecording] : or why a king should not lose his sword
a film produced by Serendipity Films in co-production with Iota Production, Canvas, RTBF ; a film by Dries Engels and Bart van Peel ; produced by Ellen De Waele ; director, Dries Engels.
- Video; DVD
- The day before the Congo gained independence, the saber of the Belgian king Baudouin was stolen by a young Congolese. This documentary attempts to trace who the man was and the meaning and symbolism of the act.
- Dries Engels
- Voiceover, Vincent Eaton.
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- 57 min.
- In English and French with English subtitles.
- The sword
- Ambroise Boimbo
- Script & research, Bart van Peel ; photography, Carl Rottiers ; editors, Joris Vanden Berk ; original music, Christian Martin, Joris Vanden Berk.
- [Belgium] :Serendipity Films ;Brooklyn, N.Y. :Icarus Films, [distributor],2010.
- 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. DVD.
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