R | | Drama, Romance
While in exile in Italy, an African woman finds herself trying to get back home and free her imprisoned husband. But the only man that can help her do so is in love with her.
Being such a small-scale effort, Bernardo Bertolucci was able to cover off roughly 20-25 scenes every day, four times more than he would be able to cover on a bigger budget film.
I love you. Marry me.
Shandurai: Let me go!
Jason Kinsky: Please love me. I'd do anything. What do I have to do to make you love me?
Shandurai: You get my husband out of jail!
English, Italian, Swahili
$159,289 23 May 1999