Director: Jean-Marie Teno
Suzanne Kala-Lobe – Herself
Pius Njawe – Himself
Synopsis: During the month of December, 1997, I witnessed several troubling events in Cameroon: In my village a young boy was nearly lynched by a mob people’s justice in a lawless state. I went to a wedding and learned that, by law, the husband is the ruler of the family. A highly respected journalist was imprisoned without a trial for writing an article about the health of the president.
Articles and Reviews:
The Chief!, The New York Times, (newspaper)
Dennis Harvey, Review: Chief!, Variety, (magazine)