Mandabi The money order

Films Domirev (Firm), Comptoir français du film

DVD - 2021

A man tries to cash a check sent from his nephew, but encounters problems because he has no identity card.

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Series
Criterion collection ; 1065.
Subjects
Genres
Dark comedy films
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Published
New York, NY : Criterion Collection [2021]
Language
Wolof
French
English
Item Description
Based on the novella "Mandat" by Usman Semben.
Mono, wide screen 1.66:1.
"Features: introduction by film scholar Aboubakar Sanogo; conversation from 2020 with author and screenwriter Boubacar Boris Diop and sociologist and feminist activist Marie Angélique Savané; "Praise song," a new program about director Ousmane Sembène featuring outtakes from the 2015 documentary "Sembène!" of interviews with author and activist Angela Davis, musician Youssou N'Dour, filmmaker and scholar Manthia Diawara, and many others; short film "Tauw" (1970) by Sembène; new English subtitle translation by Sembène biographer Samba Gadjigo.
Physical Description
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Production Credits
Cinematography, Paul Soulignac ; editors, Gilbert Kikoïne, Max Saldinger.
ISBN
9781681438023
0715515255219
Corporate Authors
Films Domirev (Firm) (production company), Comptoir français du film
Other Authors
Ousmane Sembène, 1923-2007 (screenwriter), Robert de Nesle (film producer), Makuredia Guey (actor), Yunus Ndiay (-), Isseu Niang, Mustafa Ture, Farba Sar