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The African Doctor (2016)

Bienvenue à Marly-Gomont (original title)
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The story of Seyolo Zantoko, who as a freshly graduated doctor of Congolese descent in France, struggled with his family to integrate in a small rural village, and ended up being considered as one of the most respected doctors in the area.

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Julien Rambaldi

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Benoît Graffin (adaptation), Benoît Graffin (dialogue) | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marc Zinga ... Seyolo Zantoko
Aïssa Maïga ... Anne Zantoko
Bayron Lebli Bayron Lebli ... Kamini Zantoko
Médina Diarra Médina Diarra ... Sivi
Rufus ... Jean
Jonathan Lambert ... Lavigne
Jean-Benoît Ugeux ... Le maire
Stéphane Bissot ... Madame Quinquin
Marie-Philomène Nga Marie-Philomène Nga ... Tantine Baheta
Mata Gabin Mata Gabin ... Mado
Diogène Ntarindwa Diogène Ntarindwa ... Luzakueno
Jean Bediebe Jean Bediebe ... Tonton Baheta
Narcisse Mame Narcisse Mame ... Jack
Sylvestre Amoussou Sylvestre Amoussou ... Tonton Beki
Frédérick Bukolé Frédérick Bukolé ... Tonton GPFM
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The story of Seyolo Zantoko, who as a freshly graduated doctor of Congolese descent in France, struggled with his family to integrate in a small rural village, and ended up being considered as one of the most respected doctors in the area.

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Country:

France

Language:

French | Lingala

Release Date:

8 June 2016 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Bem-vindo à Marly-Gomont See more »

Filming Locations:

Steenkerque, Belgium See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,401,654
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2.35 : 1
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Kamini Zantoko (Seyolo's son) was a part of the writers of the film. See more »

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References The Man Who Came from Elsewhere (2004) See more »

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Rock it Hard
Performed by Steve Vaus
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(p) Nicolas Farcy
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Highly recommended
21 March 2017 | by tatiana-nunesSee all my reviews

For the first time in many, many years, I'm giving a 10 out of 10. In 2006 one of the movie producers composed a song about this family and this story. The same "rapper" is also in the movie and this is the story about his family and being accepted in the 70s in the middle of a conservative nowhere. Anyway. He might not be the best movie made but it made me laugh and the end made me cry. I loved it and I was expecting this for a very long time. Merci Kamini.


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