Djibril Diop Mambéty

4 Films in collection
La petite vendeuse de Soleil (Flyer)

La petite vendeuse de Soleil (1999)

Dans les rues de Dakar, ce sont les garçons qui ont le monopole de la vente des journaux. Bien qu'elle se déplace avec des béquilles, Sili, 12 ans, a fermement décidé qu?elle aussi allait distribuer le quotidien sénégalais, le Soleil. Elle y parviendra grâce à son courage et à sa persévérance. Un hymne à l'amitié et au courage des enfants des rues. More

  • The Little Seller of Sun - The Franc DVD
    DVD The Little Seller of Sun
    CHF 19.00 / EUR 17.00
Le franc (Flyer)

Le franc (1994)

Marigo, le joyeux musicien, rend la vie dure à sa revêche propriétaire. Lasse de réclamer le loyer en retard, celle-ci lui a confisqué son instrument, un congoma. Pour le récupérer, Marigo tente sa chance au loto - et gagne. Alors qu'il veut aller retirer son gain, il ne parvient pas à décoller le billet de loterie qu'il avait, par sécurité, solidement fixé sur sa porte. Qu'à cela ne tienne, Marigo se met en route, la porte sur le dos, et traverse tout Dakar pour arriver au bord de l'océan. More

  • The Little Seller of Sun - The Franc DVD
    DVD The Little Seller of Sun
    CHF 19.00 / EUR 17.00
Hyènes (Flyer)

Hyènes (1992)

In Colobane, people expect the return of Linguère Ramatou, a former local girl now rumored to be richer than the World Bank. But her generosity has its conditions: she offers a check of ten billion for the death of Dramaan Drameh who refused to admit that he was the father of her child 30 years ago. “Life made made me a whore, now I'm turning the world into a brothel” she tells the citizens of Colobane. More

Touki Bouki (Flyer)

Touki Bouki (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. Mory steals clothing and money from a wealthy gay man who had brought him home, and he and Anta book passage on a ship to France. One of the most important, engaged and fascinating movies from Africa - selected for the documenta 2007. More

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