Most Popular Titles With Country of Origin Senegal
A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisherman to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them. Dir: Moussa Touré With: Souleymane Seye Ndiaye, Laïty Fall, Malaminé 'Yalenguen' Dramé Drama 87 mins.
Dir: Alain Gomis With: Saul Williams, Djolof Mbengue, Anisia Uzeyman Drama 86 mins.
Mory, a cowherd who rides a motorcycle mounted with a cow's skull, and Anta, a university student, have met in Dakar... Dir: Djibril Diop Mambéty With: Magaye Niang, Mareme Niang, Aminata Fall Drama 85 mins.
It is the dawn of Senegal's independence from France, but as the citizens celebrate in the streets we... Dir: Ousmane Sembene With: Thierno Leye, Myriam Niang, Seune Samb Comedy 123 mins.
A black girl from Senegal becomes a servant in France. Dir: Ousmane Sembene With: Mbissine Thérèse Diop, Anne-Marie Jelinek, Robert Fontaine Drama 65 mins.
A once-prosperous Senegalese village has been falling further into poverty year by year until the village's... Dir: Djibril Diop Mambéty With: Ami Diakhate, Djibril Diop Mambéty, Mansour Diouf Comedy | Drama 110 mins.
When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart. Dir: Ousmane Sembene With: Fatoumata Coulibaly, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Salimata Traoré Drama 124 mins.
The Ceddo try to preserve their traditional African culture against the onslaught of Islam, Christianity... Dir: Ousmane Sembene With: Tabata Ndiaye, Moustapha Yade, Ismaila Diagne Drama 120 mins.
A money order from a relative in Paris throws the life of a Senegalese family man out of order. He deals with corruption... Dir: Ousmane Sembene With: Makhouredia Gueye, Ynousse N'Diaye, Isseu Niang Drama 90 mins.
Tall as the Baobab Tree
In a rural African village poised at the outer edge of the modern world, a teenage girl hatches a secret plan to rescue her 11-year-old sister from an arranged marriage. Dir: Jeremy Teicher With: Alpha Dia, Cheikh Dia, Mboural Dia Adventure | Drama 82 mins.