After a drug scandal calls his reputation into question, world-famous Belgian cyclist Thierry goes on holiday with his brother to Dakar. There he meets Fae, a headstrong Senegalese sex worker who eschews the labels given to her profession and works to unite her colleagues against social stigmas. The two instantly fall for one another and indulge their passions and vices in a night that will change their lives forever. This vividly hued love story combines dreamy romance with more ominous undertones. DIR/SCR/PROD Koen Mortier, from the novel by Dimitri Verhulst; PROD Eurydice Gysel. Belgium/Netherlands/Senegal, 2018, color, 105 min. In French and Wolof with English subtitles. NOT RATED
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