NEW YORK PREMIERE Two men work alongside each other in the Central African Republic, the first a local laborer struggling to meet everyday needs and the other his boss, a Chinese expatriate construction manager far from home trying to improve his economic standing. While never wavering away from its two subjects, this striking documentary effectively portrays how globalization impacts individual lives, and the destabilizing effects of the new international hierarchy in Africa. – Murtada Elfadl 

The first screening will be followed by a Q&A with co-director Ningyi Sun and executive producer Mathieu Faure.

This film contains the following accessibility options for viewers:
Closed Captioning for in-person screenings at IFC Center and Village East by Angelika

All in-person screening venues provide sound amplification headphones upon request with venue management. IFC Center can also provide a T-Coil loop for compatible devices.

Director: Pascale Appora-Gnekindy, Ningyi Sun
Executive Producer: Mathieu Faure, Steve Dorst
Producer: Mathieu Faure
Cinematographer: Orphée Zaza Emmanuel Bamoy
Editor: Hannah Choe, Mathieu Faure
Language: Mandarin, French
Country: United States of America, Canada, The Netherlands, Kenya, South Africa
Year: 2023