Guelwaar (1992)

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  • Guelwaar, Légende Africaine de L'Afrique du XXIe Siecle Alternative French


Guelwaar is the name of a man who spent his life opposing corruption and was murdered in a violent attack. When the time comes for his funeral his friends find that his body has disappeared. They fear the worst but in fact find that there has been a mix-up and the Catholic Guelwaar has been given a Muslim burial. This leads to violent confrontations between Catholics and Muslims with the police, town council and army becoming involved.

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