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Waalo Fendo

Directed by Mohammed Soudani
Switzerland, 1997


Demba reconstructs his story and that of his brother Yaro, both Senegalese immigrants in Italy, in a flashback that begins with Yaro’s murder and recounts their departure from the village, arrival in Europe, the work they find selling lighters and picking tomatoes in the south of Italy

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Waalo Fendo Directed by Mohammed Soudani

Awards & Festivals

Swiss Film Award

1998 | Winner: Best Film