Moloch Tropical
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Moloch Tropical
A few days in the life of a brutal tyrant at the end of rope are dramatized in this bitter political satire from Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck. President Jean de Dieu (Zinedine Soualem) lives in a huge mansion atop a mountain overlooking Port-au-Prince as he tries to make sense of wreckage of his political career. Furious with the media's portrayal of him, de Dieu's underlings have abducted a noted radio reporter and the president occasionally tortures him, hoping to learn more about the journalist's colleagues. The president has invited leaders from around the word for a special… More

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"Peck has delivered a thoughtful, coarse and involving tale of guilt, corruption and third-world politics."
‑ Simon Foster,
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