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Kaddu Beykat

Kaddu Beykat
  • 1976
  • Senegal
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Safi Faye
  • Cast: Assane Faye, Maguette Gueye
  • Language: Serer/French

An artful fusion of the political and the poetic, Safi Faye’s first film situates the local within the global, focusing on the daily lives of community members from the director’s Senegalese hometown, Fad’jal. The first feature by a Sub-Saharan African woman to gain international distribution, Kaddu Beykat mounts a powerful critique on colonial administration.

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