1996. Germany/Senegal. Safi Faye. 105 min.
Monday, October 13, 2008, 6:30 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
1996. Germany/Senegal. Directed by Safi Faye. With Abou Camara, Moussa Cissé, Mbaye Diagne, Alpha Diouf. Faye, perhaps the first woman to make films in West Africa (she completed her debut feature in 1975), trained as an ethnographer in France, but her films focus on rural life in Senegal. In Mossane, a beautiful young woman, betrothed at birth, defies tradition. In Wolof; English subtitles. 105 min.
In the Film exhibition Delwende and Some African Films from the Collection
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