Life on earth

Life on earth

DVD - 2000 | French
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A film about the significance of the start of the 21st Century for people still struggling to enter the 20th. Abderrahmane Sissako's solution was to improvise a 'fictional documentary' out of daily life in Sokolo, his father's village in Mali near the southeastern corner of Mauritania. He then overlaid these vignettes with readings from Aimé Césaire ... Behind all of this, he weaves the melancholy tones ["Folon"] of the great Malian tenor, Salif Keita and music by other artists.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WinStar TV & Video, 2000
ISBN: 9781572529564
1572529563
Branch Call Number: DVD French Life
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (61 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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