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Timbuktu

Timbuktu

Abderrahmane Sissako / FR, MR, 2014 / 96 min.

A breathtakingly beautiful, heart-wrenching film about a city seized by jihadists. The poetic, occasionally savage film was hailed as an unforgettable masterpiece when it was released. The film was nominated for the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

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Timbuktu was nominated for the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, was selected for the Palme d”Or section and won numerous awards, including seven Césars.

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Director

Abderrahmane Sissako

Production year

2014

Country

FR, MR

Original title

Timbuktu

Length

96 min.

Language

Arabic, French, Bambara

Format

DCP

Part of

Black Light

Black Light highlights the representation of black identity in films, from 1920 to the present.

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