Sembßene! [videorecording DVD]
Sembßene! [videorecording DVD]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
Originally released as a documentary film in 2015.
Special features: Making of Moolaadé (2005); On Sembène: reflections from Angela Davis, Youssou N'Dour, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Cheikh Hamidou Kane and more; Samba's childhood; Sembène for the people: a film screening in Senegal; trailer.

Ousmane Sembène was a Senegalese dockworker and fifth-grade dropout who became the self-taught father of African cinema who fought enormous odds to return African stories to Africa.

Personal Subject
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007.
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007-Criticism and interpretation.

Motion picture producers and directors -- Senegal -- Biography.
Motion pictures -- Africa -- History.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Senegal -- History and criticism.
Senegalese fiction (French) -- Black authors.
Artists -- Senegal -- History and criticism.
Postcolonialism in literature.

Biographical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Gadjigo, Samba, 1954-
Silverman, Jason, 1968-
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007.
Sembène, Alain,
Myhr, Ken,

Added Corporate Author
Impact Partners (Firm)
New Mexico Media Partners (Firm),
Galle Ceddo Projects, LLC,
Kino Lorber, Inc.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Santa Clara BranchAdult Non-Fiction DVDs1:DVDNF(DVD) 791.4302 SembeneChecked In