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Touki Bouki

Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty
Senegal, 1973


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


Locarno International Film Festival


BFI London Film Festival


Moscow International Film Festival

1973 | 2 wins including: Diploma

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