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151 Ratings



Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty
Senegal, France, 1992
Comedy, Drama


A once-prosperous Senegalese village has been falling further into poverty year by year until the village’s elders are reduced to selling town possessions to pay debts.

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The narrative moves at a different pace to European cinema, a languid, sun-beaten mood, with crisp, clear, bright visuals.
October 01, 2018
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