King Leopold's Ghost


1h 48m 2006

Brief Synopsis

The exploitation of the Congo by Belgium's King Leopold II.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

The exploitation of the Congo by Belgium's King Leopold II.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Best Documentary Award at the 2006 Santa Barbara International Film Festival.

Released in United States February 2006

Released in United States September 29, 2006

Released in United States Summer August 18, 2006

Shown at Santa Barbara International Film Festival February 2-12, 2006.

Based on the nonfiction novel "King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa" written by Adam Hochschild published by Houghton Mifflin September 21, 1998.

Released in United States February 2006 (Shown at Santa Barbara International Film Festival February 2-12, 2006.)

Released in United States Summer August 18, 2006 (NY)

Released in United States September 29, 2006 (Los Angeles)