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The Wind (1982)

Finye (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 24 September 1983 (USA)
Finye tackles the generation gap in post-colonial West Africa. Its heroine is the pot smoking daughter of a provincial military governor who falls in love with a fellow university student, the descendent of one of Mali's chiefs.

Director:

Souleymane Cissé (as Solomani Sisé)

Writer:

Souleymane Cissé (as Solomani Sisé)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Fousseyni Sissoko Fousseyni Sissoko ... Bah
Goundo Guissé Goundo Guissé ... Batrou
Balla Moussa Keita Balla Moussa Keita ... Le Gouverneur Sangaré
Ismaila Sarr Ismaila Sarr ... le grand-père de Bah
Omou Diarra Omou Diarra ... La Troisième épouse
Ismaila Cissé Ismaila Cissé ... Seydou
Massitan Ballo Massitan Ballo ... La mère de Bah
Dioncounda Kone Dioncounda Kone ... La grand-mère de Bah
Yacouba Samabaly Yacouba Samabaly ... La commissaire de police
Dounamba Dany Coulibaly Dounamba Dany Coulibaly ... La femme Peul
Oumou Koné Oumou Koné
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Storyline

Finye tackles the generation gap in post-colonial West Africa. Its heroine is the pot smoking daughter of a provincial military governor who falls in love with a fellow university student, the descendent of one of Mali's chiefs.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

Mali

Language:

Bambara

Release Date:

24 September 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Wind See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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