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Sembene! (AiM)
Sembene! (AiM)
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  • Cert: cert tbc Samba Gadjigo & Jason Silverman / Senegal/USA 2015 / 1h29m / Digital / English, French and Wolof with English subtitles Documentary In 1952, Ousmane Sembene, a dockworker and school dropout from Senegal began dreaming an impossible dream: to become the storyteller for a new Africa. 'Sembene!' tells the extraordinary true story of this maverick writer and filmmaker, who fought for 50 years to give African stories to Africa, and who is now widely known as the father of African cinema.
  • 2015-10-07 00:00:00Z
  • 2015-10-24 00:00:00Z
  • 2015-10-24 00:00:00Z

  • Cert: cert tbc

    Samba Gadjigo & Jason Silverman / Senegal/USA 2015 / 1h29m / Digital / English, French and Wolof with English subtitles

    Documentary
    In 1952, Ousmane Sembene, a dockworker and school dropout from Senegal began dreaming an impossible dream: to become the storyteller for a new Africa. 'Sembene!' tells the extraordinary true story of this maverick writer and filmmaker, who fought for 50 years to give African stories to Africa, and who is now widely known as the father of African cinema.