Timbuktu (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
May28

Timbuktu (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Abderrahmane Sissako, France/Mauritania, 2014, 97 mins, in French/Arabic/Bambara/English and Songhay with English subtitles Cast: Ibrahim Ahmed, Toulou Kiki, Abel Jafri, Fatoumata Diawara, Hichem Yacoubi, Kettly Noël, Layla Walet Mohamed, Mehdi A.G. Mohamed Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako’s Timbuktu is a powerful humanist portrait of a family whose life is turned upside down by the Jihadists who terrorise a neighbouring...

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