Bitter Sugar (Sucre Amer)

Synopsis:  

This is the timeless story of the trial of Ignace, an emancipated slave and commander of the French army, who fought against Napoleon Bonaparte when the latter wanted to reinstate slavery in Guadeloupe, after its abolition in 1794.

Director:  

Christian Lara

Country:  

France

Year:  

1998

Length:  

90 mins

Lan:  

English

Logline:  

A hero or a traitor? The ?Court of History? will decide...

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