Madagascar

  • Narrative short
    15 minutes / 2016
    Director: Haminiaina Ratovoarivony
    Country: Madagascar
    While the Madagascar's capital Antananarivo is in the turmoil of a political crisis, filmmaker Hamy Ratovo fights against the censorship of his film in the margins of the demonstrations. Mixing real facts and fiction, Antananarivo tiako ianao revisits the political events of 7 February 2009, which lead the presidential guard to open fire on protesters.

     

  • Narrative feature
    93 minutes / 2012
    Director: Haminiaina Ratovoarivony
    Country: Madagascar
    he film illustrates the journey of Jimi, and his close friends, Bob and Dylan, as they travel to the Madagascan countryside to see Jimi’s ill father. While taking on present-day concerns such as native Malagasy and Indian immigrants’ cultural tensions, military corruption, as well as the challenge to preserve indigenous traditions amidst the nation’s economic growth, the film also depicts realistic and warm characters that embody the spirit of the African island.