Atlantics is a 2019 internationally co-produced supernatural romantic drama film directed by Mati Diop.
Netflix on Tuesday, October 08, 2019 released the trailer:
Atlantics | Official Trailer | Netflix AU.
In a suburb of Dakar that lies along the Atlantic coast, a futuristic-looking tower is about to be officially opened. The construction workers have not been paid for months. One night, the workers decide to leave the country by sea, in search of a brighter future. Among them is Souleiman, the lover of Ada. However, Ada is betrothed to another man. Days later, a fire ruins Ada's wedding and a mysterious fever starts to spread. Ada is unaware Souleiman has returned.
The film Atlantics was scheduled to be released on May 16, 2019 (Cannes) and on August 2, 2019 (Senegal) by Netflix, Ad Vitam Distribution and trigon-film.
The duration of the film is 104 minutes.
Atlantics got high rating from critics.