La Petite vendeuse de soleil (The Little Girl Who Sold The Sun)
SEN | 1998 | dir. with Tayerou M’baye, Mansour Diouf, Lissa Baléra | in French and Wolof with EN subs | Cert U | 45 mins
A young, illiterate, disabled girl named Sili from a shantytown on the outskirts of Dakar decides one day to abandon her blind grandmother’s vocation of begging in the street and take up the physically demanding job of selling newspapers.
SEN | 1994 | dir. Djibril Diop Mambéty with Demba Bâ, Dieye Ma Dieye and Aminata Fall | in Wolof with EN subs | Cert TBC | 44 mins
Marigo the musician dreams of his instrument – a congoma – which his landlady has impounded because of his chronic rent non-payments. Getting hold of a lottery ticket, he decides to put it in a safe place while awaiting the drawing.