Documentary film based on the album of the same name. Recounts the CD recording by following the Western African griots’ history.
Mandekalou – DVD
A highly praised, celebratory documentary of the tradition by the trumpeter, composer and director Volker Goetze, colleague and friend of Senegalese Ablaye Cissoko
This 1995 film retells part of the 13th-century epic, Sundjata.
The moving story of a group of Senegalese men who set off for Europe on a simple fishing boat, hoping for a better life. A powerful depiction of a story that is relevant worldwide.
French – Subtitled