A film by Penagau Nengo

1991 France, Belgium, PapuaNewGuinea, UK - Comedy


"Papa", one of the chiefs of a tribe in the highlands, is taxi driver of a "Tinpis", a collective bush-taxi. Saved from an accident by Naaki, a young man from the city, he offers him his daughter in thanks. Johanna and Naaki, however, refuse taht their happiness be decided by her father, even though they have already fallen in love.

  • cast

    • Gérard Gabud
    • Gérard Gabud (Peter Subek)
    • Leo Konga (Papa)
  • crew

    • Screenplay
    • John Barre
    • Screenplay
    • Severin Blanchet
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 94 min
    • Format
    • Color

awards & nominations

  • Rotterdam Film Festival 1991