Gabriel lives in Burundi with his French father, Rwandan mother and his little sister. One day, his life changes when his parents tell him that they are getting divorced. In the neighbouring country, Rwanda, tensions are escalating between the Tutsis and the Hutus and it isn’t long before the violence creeps closer to Burundi. Based on Gaël Faye’s praised debut novel, Small Country.
Petit pays. France, Belgium. Feature film. 2020. 113 min. Director: Eric Barbier.
Age rec. 15+