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Le Medecin de Gafire

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 32 min.

Synopsis

A little long at 92 minutes, this uneven tale of modern medicine versus sorcery follows a Western-trained African doctor to his post in a remote jungle village. After the doctor arrives with his wife, she starts teaching French to anyone who wants to learn (the doctor was trained in France), and he enters into an unwilling competition with the village healer. Soon the doctor decides it is better to learn the healer's techniques because he has seen that they work. Although the medicine man is willing to...more

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