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3.9
724 Ratings

Touki Bouki

Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty
Senegal, 1973
Drama

Synopsis

Mory, a cowherd who rides a motorcycle mounted with a cow’s skull, and Anta, a university student, have met in Dakar, Senegal’s capital. Alienated and disaffected with Senegal and Africa, they long to go to Paris and work up different con schemes to raise the money.

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Touki Bouki Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1973

Locarno International Film Festival

2012

BFI London Film Festival

2008

Moscow International Film Festival

1973 | 2 wins including: Diploma

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