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3.9
56 Ratings

Camp de Thiaroye

Directed by Ousmane Sembène
Senegal, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

In this semi-autobiographical film, black soldiers help to defend France, but are detained in prison camp before being repatriated home.

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Camp de Thiaroye Directed by Ousmane Sembène

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1988 | 5 wins including: Children and Cinema Award

1988 | Special Mention: Sergio Trasatti Award

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