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Timbuktu

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Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako
Mauritania, France, 2014
Drama, War

Synopsis

Not far from Timbuktu, now ruled by religious fundamentalists, Kidane lives peacefully with his wife and children. In town, people suffer from the regime of terror imposed by the Jihadists. But the family’s life changes abruptly after an accident—now Kidane’s fate is in the hands of the Jihadists.

Synopsis

Not far from Timbuktu, now ruled by religious fundamentalists, Kidane lives peacefully with his wife and children. In town, people suffer from the regime of terror imposed by the Jihadists. But the family’s life changes abruptly after an accident—now Kidane’s fate is in the hands of the Jihadists.

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TimbuktuDirected byAbderrahmane Sissako

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
2014 | 2 wins including: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Academy Awards
2015 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film of the Year

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