Baudouin Mouanda: Congolese Dreams

Director: Philippe Cordey
Countries: United Kingdom
Year: 2013
Running Time: 25 min.
Language: English and French

The Dream explores beauty in unlikely places – by asking women to pose in the same white wedding dress in locations from rubbish dumps to crowded trains. We see how Mouanda juxtaposes different worlds to create strikingly beautiful pictures and the obstacles facing photographers in the Congo.

About the Director

Philippe Cordey

Biography: Philippe Cordey is an eclectic and multi-talented cinematographer, filmmaker, and photographer. As a cinematographer, he has photographed numerous European award winning feature films, documentaries, commercials, and corporate films over the last 20 years.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs: 
Baudouin Mouanda: Congolese Dreams (2014).

Baudouin Mouanda: Congolese Dreams (2013).