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LE VOYAGE DE LA HYÈNE
Cannes Classics - Restored Prints

TOUKI BOUKI

Directed by : Djibril DIOP MAMBETY

Year of production : 1973 Length : 88 minutes

Synopsis

Mory, a cowherd who rides a motorcycle mounted with a cow's skull, and Anta, a university student, have met in Dakar, Senegal's capital. Alienated and disaffected with Senegal and Africa, they long to go to Paris and work up different con schemes to raise the money. Mory steals clothing and money from a wealthy gay man who had brought him home, and he and Anta book passage on a ship to France. One of the most important, engaged and fascinating movies from Africa.

Credits

Djibril DIOP MAMBETY - Director

Pap SAMBA SOW - Cinematography

Siro ASTENI - Film Editor

El Hadji MBOW - Sound

Casting

Magaye NIANG - Mory

Mareme NIANG - Anta

Aminata FALL - Tante Oumy

Ousseynou DIOP - Charlie

Film's poster © DR

Contacts

Production

CINEGRIT / STUDIO KANKOURAMA


Distribution


International press

SWCP - T: 44 207 580 0222 - www.swcp.co.uk
SARAH WILBY - sarahwilby@mac.com, sarahbemand@swcp.co.uk


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