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The Exile

L'éxilé

Directed by Oumarou Ganda
Niger, 1980
Fantasy

Synopsis

Based on a traditional African tale. A king has the habit whilst walking in disguise on the streets of his kingdom to listen to the wishes of his own people. One day he overhears two brothers daydreaming out loud about marrying the king’s daughters, even if that meant being beheaded one year later.

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The Exile Directed by Oumarou Ganda