Rent Lumumba on DVD


2000 Rated NR 1hr 55m

In 1960, when the Congo achieved independence after years of Belgian occupation, young nationalist Patrice Lumumba became the first elected prime minister of the new state -- lasting only two months in office before being brutally assassinated.

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Movie Details

2002 Independent Spirit Awards®
  • Best Foreign Film nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; documentary excerpts; trailer; production information; cast and crew information; timeline; Congo background information.