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In Tangier, intercontinental truck driver Serge is in love with Sarah, but is in some trouble of his own. Film generally concerns Moroccans with various relationships with the country: visiting staying, leaving & contemplating.Written by
Performed by Angélique Kidjo
Written by Georgette Bellow
(p) 1991 ISLAND RECORDS France
avec l'aimable autorisation de UNIVERSAL MUSIC PROJetS SPÉCIAUX See more »
A bit slow, but interesting
Overall the film was enjoyable, but I found it a bit slow, and found that the plot didn't really arrive at a conclusion. Loin is also filmed in the jittery camera style, which since I was sitting close to the screen gave me a head-ache. The love story between Sara and Serge was well portrayed though. It is not a standard love story, which is what provides its strength: Serge has many weaknesses, and the fact that they love each other nonetheless creates a strong psychological/human/emotional situation.
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