Papy (film)

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Directed by Djo Tunda Wa Munga
Produced by Suka! Productions Formosa Productions MG Productions
Screenplay by Djo Tunda Wa Munga
Starring Romain Ndomba
Chaida Chady
Suku Suku
Annie Kuka
Nzita Tumba
Cinematography Inigo Westmeier
Edited by Nathalie Triniac
Release date
  • July 27, 2009 (2009-07-27) (Zanzibar Film Festival)
Running time
Country Belgium
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Papy is a 2009 film directed by Djo Tunda Wa Munga. It was released on 27 July 2009 at the Zanzibar Film Festival.


Papy finds out he has AIDS. His wife and family reject him, he can no longer go to work and he has to take care of his children. To be able to obtain the antiretrovirals, a member of his family must accompany him, but he has no one. Desperate, he hires a homeless man to play the role of his uncle. Papy gets his medicines.