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L'enfant lion (1993)

 -  Family  -  16 June 1993 (France)
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Set in the past, follows young African boy who uses his friends, the wild animals, to defend his village from Arab slave traders.

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Souleyman Koli ...
Le père (as Souleymane Koly)
Salif Keita ...
Griot
Mathurin Sinze ...
Oule
Sophie-Véronique Toué Tagbé ...
Lena (as Sophie Toué Tagbé)
Sidy Lamine ...
Old Slave
Damouré Zika ...
Wise Man
Lam Ibrahim Dia ...
Wise Man (as Ibrahim Dia)
Tallou Mouzou ...
Wise Man
Jean-René de Fleurieu ...
Prince
Michel Boccara ...
Slave Merchant
Guy Cuevas ...
Eunuch
Thomas Tia ...
Kieffi
Meletge ...
Hunter
Gadie ...
Hunter
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Set in the past, follows young African boy who uses his friends, the wild animals, to defend his village from Arab slave traders.

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16 June 1993 (France)  »

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Sirga  »

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One of the finest films I have ever seen
10 July 2003 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

Remarkable for special effects, cinematography, animal handling, and acting, this under-screened and under-appreciated film received a full five-minute standing ovation at The Sarasota French Film Festival, and deserved more. I cannot understand why this film never took off. The production values and art direction alone should have guaranteed its success. I have concluded that the combination of subtitles in a children's film has discouraged viewers. This film is not for kids alone, but for everyone. The Lion King is dull and colorless compared to L'Enfant Lion. Give it a chance; you may need to add it to your list of the greatest films of all time


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