Souleymane Cissé

4 Films in Collection
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Biography

Aujourd'hui une personnalité majeure du cinéma africain, Souleymane Cissé est né en 1940 à Bamako (Mali) et a été élevé dans un milieu musulman modeste. Au cours de ses études, il obtient plusieurs bourses qui lui offrent la possibilité de suivre, à Moscou, des cours de photographie et finalement de cinéma au VIGK (Institut du cinéma). En 1987, Souleymane Cissé a obtenu le Prix du Jury à Cannes pour son film "Yeelen".

FILMOGRAPHIE
Min Ye (2009) Dis-moi qui tu es
Waati (1995)
Yeelen (1987) Das Licht - La lumière
Finye (1982)
Baara (1978) - Der Lastenträger - Le travail
Den muso (1975)
Cinq jours d'une vie (1973)



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Movies by Souleymane Cissé in Collection:

Yeelen (Flyer)

Yeelen (1987)

In this epic drama drawing on Bambara culture, which echoes mythic legends in an invented tale, a hero undergoes ordeals that allow him to renovate a decaying society. A young man must penetrate the secrets of the Komo cult (a real caste of specialist knowledge among the Bambara), whose members have abused their spiritual powers. More

Yeelen - Brightness DVD

Yeelen
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Finye (Flyer)

Finye (1982)

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Finye - The Wind DVD

Finye
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Baara (Flyer)

Baara (1978)

The first feature film ever produced in Mail, Baara (The Porter) is about a young man caught in the growing political and economic tensions of urban Africa. Balla Diarra is a worker in the capital city of Bamako who struggles to survive on his meagar income. More

Baara - The Porter DVD

Baara
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Den Muso - La fille (Flyer)

Den Muso - La fille (1975)

A young mute woman is raped and becomes pregnant, with disastrous consequences within her family. The film also sketches the social/economic situation in urban Mali in the 1970s, particularly in relation to the treatment of women. More

Den Muso - The Young Girl DVD

Den Muso
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Africa DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Africa
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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