Keyword: Senegal

Samba (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/14/2014
Samba migrated to France 10 years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs. Alice is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burnout. Both struggle to get out of their dead-end lives -- Samba's willing to do whatever it takes to get working papers, while Alice tries to get her life back on track -- until fate draws them together.
Des Etoiles

Des Etoiles (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
In three cities -- Turin, New York, and Dakar -- we observe the accidental intersections of characters in transit. Sophie, a young Senegalese bride, follows her husband, Abdoulaye, from Dakar to Turin, where he has travelled without papers to look for work. Meanwhile, Abdoulaye has already has left for New York, lured by his cousin, Serigne, and a promise of better opportunities. Abdoulaye's one...

La Mort du Dieu serpent (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Following a fight, twenty-year-old Koumba is confined to Senegal. Having lived in France since early childhood, the troubled teenager ends up spending five years in a remote village in the bush, far removed from her family and Paris life.
Dir: Damien Froidevaux
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