Home | Register | Log In
  • Print
  • Share
Genre Drama
Running Time 80 min
Release Date Apr 27, 2012
Tags There are no tags.

Restless City

Djibril is a young African immigrant who's life can only go upward. He has endured many travails bythe time he arrives in New York. When he has lived in the City for a while he begins to believe that he can achieve his ample dreams. He wants to be a musician, a pop star and one day return to Africa where his mother and father still toil for a meager living.

Created by

Movie Theaters & Showtimes
Near:
No nearby showtimes
Reviews & Comments
CRITICS REVIEWS
Edit this review Delete this review
Aug. 17, 2012 - Boston.com - By Wesley Morris, Globe Staff

Special is the movie that makes Harlem seem like someplace else. The Harlem in “Restless City” is a lonesome place. It doesn’t bustle or jump or preen. Whatever chaos there is feels controlled. It’s haunted and homesick and mysterious — Harlem by way of West Africa, whose emigrants populate the film’s hovels, hair salons, and street corners. They supply the neighborhood with its edge, its cool, its danger, and its shirts with their beautiful prints.

(Full review)
USER REVIEWS
This movie currently has no reviews. Be the first to share your thoughts with others!
Zvents - Discover things to do