What a humbling experience, when she states after her crutches are stolen...We Continue...i was inspired.
Djibril Diop Mambéty
HyenasTwenty years after his astonishing first film, TOUKI BOUKI, Djibril Diop Mambety brings us a second feature, HYENAS, as provocative as his first. He adapts a timeless parable of human greed into a biting satire of today's Africa, betraying the hopes of independence for the false promises of Western materialism. Mambety has...Start your free trial to watch
Le francIn LE FRANC, Djibril Diop Mambéty uses the French government's 50% devaluation of the West African Franc (CFA) in 1994 and the resulting hardships as the basis for a whimsical commentary on using the lottery for survival. The hero of this tale is Marigo, a penniless musician living in a shanty town, relentlessly harassed by...Start your free trial to watch
The Little Girl Who Sold the SunAfrican master Djibril Diop Mambety's final film brings us the feisty Sili Lam, a twelve year old paraplegic who becomes the first girl to sell a daily newspaper in the competitive world of young male newspaper vendors. She takes on a policeman whom she accuses of shaking her down as well as the boys who...Start your free trial to watch
To speak is good. totell the truth is better. That is what the Ramadou said. This is the most wtty and moving moie I have seen in the last 20years....
Enjoy the excitment in knowing that he won that lottery. 555 and when he thought he lost the ticket..Great piece!