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A Thousand Suns (2013)

Mille soleils (original title)
Magaye Niang, the main actor of Senegalese film classic Touki Bouki (1973), is an average farmer today. After a screening of the film he recalls his first love, who left the country years ago.

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Mati Diop
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Cast

Cast overview:
Magaye Niang Magaye Niang ... Himself
Wasis Diop Wasis Diop ... Himself
Ben D. Beye Ben D. Beye
Issa Samb Issa Samb ... (as Joe Ouakam)
Aissatou Niang Aissatou Niang
Djily Bagdad Djily Bagdad
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Magaye Niang, the main actor of Senegalese film classic Touki Bouki (1973), is an average farmer today. After a screening of the film he recalls his first love, who left the country years ago.

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Country:

France

Language:

Wolof

Release Date:

2 April 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A Thousand Suns See more »

Filming Locations:

Dakar, Senegal See more »

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Anna Sanders Films See more »
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