Yearly Archives: 2012

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  • Touki Bouki
  • Also Known As: The Journey of the Hyena
    Director: Djibril Diop Mambéty
    Countries: Senegal
    Year: 1973
    Running Time: 85 min.
    Language: Wolof and French

    Mory and his girlfriend, Anta, are African cousins of the outlaw couples in “Bonnie and Clyde” … read more»

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  • Toubab Bi
  • Director: Moussa Touré
    Countries: Senegal / France
    Year: 1991
    Running Time: 100 min.
    Language: French

    In Toubab Bi, Soriba Samb leaves Senegal for the first time to travel to Paris where he discovers not only a new world, but … read more»

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  • Totor
  • Director: Daniel Kamwa
    Countries: Cameroon
    Year: 1994
    Running Time: 90 min.
    Language: French

    This delightful film is an African variation on themes from Huckleberry Finn and Night of the Hunter. A little boy of ten named Mentse escapes from … read more»