Shadow and Act

New York African Film Fest 2013 Review: Revisiting Moussa Touré’s 'TGV'

  • By Zeba Blay
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  • April 12, 2013 2:37 PM
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At this year’s New York African Film Festival, a screening of director Moussa Touré’s 1998 sophomore film, TGV, sheds new light on the Senegalese filmmaker’s more recent work.

FESPACO 2013 - Moussa Touré Announces His Next Project Will Focus On Le Joola Tragedy

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 26, 2013 8:11 PM
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While catching up on my FESPACO 2013 clippings from around the web, I found this on Senegalese news website Leral.net (I'm translating using Google, so it's probably a few words off):

Review: 'La Pirogue' And The African Struggle (Opens In NYC Tomorrow)

  • By Zeba Blay
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  • January 22, 2013 7:38 PM
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A vast expanse of ocean. A small boat, bobbing with uncertainty amongst looming waves. It’s an image that’s been created many times in many iterations across the cinema landscape - in Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat, in The Perfect Storm, more recently in Ang Lee’s opus Life of Pi. And now, also, in Senegalese director Moussa Touré’s latest film, La Pirogue.

Moussa Touré's Lauded 'La Pirogue' Opens For 2-Week Theatrical Run At Film Forum (NYC)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 22, 2013 6:04 PM
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