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The Pirogue
The Pirogue
7.7
/10
135 Ratings

THE PIROGUE

La Pirogue

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Directed by Moussa Touré
France, Senegal, 2011
Drama

Synopsis

Like many of his Senegalese compatriots, fishing pirogue captain Baye Laye dreams of new horizons, where he can earn a better living for his family. When he’s offered to lead one of the many pirogues that head towards Europe, he reluctantly accepts, knowing full-well the dangers that lie ahead.

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Synopsis

Like many of his Senegalese compatriots, fishing pirogue captain Baye Laye dreams of new horizons, where he can earn a better living for his family. When he’s offered to lead one of the many pirogues that head towards Europe, he reluctantly accepts, knowing full-well the dangers that lie ahead.

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