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Wùlu (2016)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 14 June 2017 (France)
A young man begins trafficking cocaine and quickly becomes embroiled in the Malian drug ring.

Director:

Daouda Coulibaly

Writer:

Daouda Coulibaly (scenario)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Ibrahim Koma ... Ladji
Inna Modja Inna Modja ... Aminata
Quim Gutiérrez ... Rafael
Olivier Rabourdin ... Jean-François
Ndiaye Ismaël Ndiaye Ismaël ... Zol
Habib Dembélé Habib Dembélé ... Issiaka
Jean-Marie Traoré Jean-Marie Traoré ... Houphouët
Ndiaye Mariame Ndiaye Mariame ... Assitan
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A young man begins trafficking cocaine and quickly becomes embroiled in the Malian drug ring.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

France | Senegal

Language:

French | Bambara

Release Date:

14 June 2017 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Wulu See more »

Filming Locations:

Thiès, Senegal See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Over the top crime drama from Africa
15 June 2017 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

I have always craved for crime flicks from all over the world: America, UK, Europe, Israel, Asia, Iran, Australia, and of course Africa. And this film is among the best for me. The tale of a young man and hoodlum who decides to get involved in the drug traffic, high scale traffic, to at last get out from poverty. It is a social crime feature, so realistic and played in the best manner. Actors are excellent, and you have here a shooting sequence aboard a car which is far better than most US made ones, a so realistic scene that glues you to your seat. You find here the rise and fall scheme of a hoodlum, which you have in most gangster movies from all over the planet since so many years. A real must see. Far better than Hollywood billion dollars super heroes craps.


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