La Vie Est Belle (Life is Rosy) presented by Congo in Harlem 5
(From October 18th - 27th Maysles Cinema will host the 5th Annual Congo in Harlem film and event series.)
Saturday, October 26th, 7:30pm
Co-presented by California Newsreel
La Vie Est Belle (Life is Rosy)
Mweze Ngangura and Benoit Lamy, 1987, 80 min.
French w/ English subtitles
Legendary Congolese musician Papa Wemba plays a poor country boy with music in his heart and big dreams. He travels to the city, where he falls in love with second wife of a prominent club owner. Can he win her hand and fulfill his dreams of being as singer?
Followed by post-screening discussion with director Mweze Ngangura
+ Reception with live musical performance by Isaac Katalay & the Life Long Band.
Maysles Cinema (View)
343 Lenox Avenue
New York City, NY 10011
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|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|