SUN JUL 30, 2023 4:00 PM

“The Little Girl Who Sold the Sun” / “Le Franc”

$8.00 (member) ; $13.00 (general admission)

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‘Djibril Diop Mambéty: An American Cinematheque Retrospective’ and ‘Sunday “Rest”orations’

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ABOUT THE FILMS:

“The Little Girl Who Sold the Sun,” 1999, Dir. Djibril Diop Mambéty, 45 Minutes, Kino Lorber, Senegal

In Wolof and French with English subtitles

and in the posthumously released “The Little Girl Who Sold The Sun”, a young girl (an electric Lissa Balera in her first and only on screen performance) decides to sell newspapers on the streets, despite the fact that boys have historically run that racket

FORMAT: DCP

“Le Franc,” 1994, Dir. Djibril Diop Mambéty, 45 Minutes, Kino Lorber, Senegal

In Wolof with English subtitles

In “Le Franc”, a broke musician (Dieye Ma) comes upon a lottery ticket after his beloved instrument is confiscated by his landlady (Mambéty regular, Aminata Fall).

FORMAT: DCP