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Sembène!

Author: Samba GadjigoJason SilvermanOusmane SembèneAlain SembèneKen MyhrAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2016]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ousmane Sembène was a Senegalese dockworker and fifth-grade dropout who became the self-taught father of African cinema who fought enormous odds to return African stories to Africa.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Historical films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biography
Named Person: Ousmane Sembène; Ousmane Sembène
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Samba Gadjigo; Jason Silverman; Ousmane Sembène; Alain Sembène; Ken Myhr; Impact Partners (Firm),; New Mexico Media Partners (Firm),; Galle Ceddo Projects, LLC,; Kino Lorber, Inc.,
Language Note: In English and French, with optional subtitles in English. Closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 944261656
Notes: DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.
Special features: Making of Moolaadé (2005); On Sembène: reflections from Angela Davis, Youssou N'Dour, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Cheikh Hamidou Kane and more; Samba's childhood; Sembène for the people: a film screening in Senegal; trailer.
Credits: Editor, Ricardo Acosta ; original music, Ken Myhr ; animations, Edwina White, James Dunlap.
Performer(s): With: Samba Gadjigo, Alain Sembène. Includes archival footage of Ousmane Sambène.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo.
Responsibility: Impact Partners ; New Mexico Media Partners ; a film by Samba Gadjigo, Jason Silverman ; producers, Jason Silverman and Samba Gadjigo ; a Galle Ceddo Projects production ; written and directed by Samba Gadijgo and Jason Silverman.

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Ousmane Sembène was a Senegalese dockworker and fifth-grade dropout who became the self-taught father of African cinema who fought enormous odds to return African stories to Africa.
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