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Sembène, Mambéty and Alassane

Jun 12 | Wed | 6:30 PM | $9 and up
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Shorts by three African cinema pioneers: Sembène's debut Borom Serret (1963), Djibril Diop Mambéty's Contras' city (1969), portrait of two Dakars, and a Nigerien Moustapha Alassane's Le Retour d'un Aventurier and Bon Voyage Sim (both 1966). DCP, 16mm prints courtesy French Cultural Services. Approx. 85 min.

Venue: Film Forum

209 West Houston St. Map