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Title Touki bouki [(DVD) videorecording] / a film by Djibril Diop Mambéty.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Criterion, [2021]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  WOLOF TOUKI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical monaural rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Series Criterion collection ; 685.
Martin Scorsese's world cinema project ; no. 1.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen (1.37:1); Dolby Digital monaural
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Language Wolof dialogue; English subtitles.
Summary In this French new wave-influenced fantasy-drama, two young lovers long to leave Dakar for the glamour and comforts of France, but their escape plan is beset by complications both concrete and mystical.
Credits Director of photography, Georges Bracher ; editor, Siro Asteni ; decoration/costumes, Aziz Diop Mambety.
Cast Magaye Niang, Mareme Niang, Christoph Colomb, Moustapha Toure, Aminata Fall, Ousseynou Diop ; avec les vois de Josephine Baker, Mado Robin, Aminata Fall.
Subject Dakar (Senegal) -- Social conditions -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Social problem films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films Senegal.
Foreign language films Wolof.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Diop Mambéty, Djibril, 1945-1998, screenwriter, film director, film producer.
Bracher, Georges, director of photography.
Asteni, Siro, editor of moving image work.
Diop Mambety, Aziz, costume designer.
Niang, Mareme, actor.
Niang, Magaye, actor.
Fall, Aminata, 1942-2002, actor.
Diop, Ousseynou, 1941-2011, actor.
Ture, Mustafa, actor.
Colomb, Christoph, actor.
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975, singer.
Red Snapper (Musical group), composer (expression)
World Cinema Foundation, sponsoring body.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Standard No. 715515256513
Music No. CC3230DDVD The Criterion Collection
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