30.09. - 09.10.2021

Johnny Mad Dog France, Belgium, Liberia 2008 | 93 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

rated for 0 + years
Africa today. A direct insight into a reality for which the adjective ‘harsh’ would be a considerable understatement. 15-year-old Johnny, known as Mad Dog, is a child soldier who looks like a gangsta rapper. Armed to the teeth, he roams the land with his troop and kills everyone he meets; men, women and children alike. 13-year-old Laokolé has dreams of going to school and university. Produced by Mathieu Kassovitz (“La Haine”, 1995) after the novel by Congolese writer Emmanuel Dongala.
Original title: Johnny Mad Dog
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire
Screenplay: Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire, Jacques Fieschi
Cast: Christophe Minie, Daisie Victoria Vandy
Director of Photography: Marc Koninckx
Music: Jackson Tennessee Fourgeaud
Production Design: Alexandre Vivet
Editor: Stephane Elmadjan
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor: Koch Media GmbH
World Sales: TF1 International, 9, rue Maurice Mallet, 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, Tel: +33 1 41 41 17 63, Fax: +33 1 41 41 17 69, email: sales(at),
Production: MNP Entreprise; Explicit Films; Scope Pictures


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