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La pirogue : Goor Fitt / Éric Névé, Oumar Sy et Adrien Maigne présentent ; une coproduction franco-sénégalaise, Les Chauves-Souris, Astou Films, Arte France Cinéma, Appaloosa Films, Royal Pony Films, LCS, Studio 37 ; avec la participation du Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée et de Canal+, Cine +, Arte France, TV5monde en association avec La Banque postale image 4 et avec le soutien de EED-Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst, Allemagne ; coproducteur, Oumar Sy ; scénario et dialogues, Éric Névé and David Bouchet ; produit par Éric Névé and Adrien Maigne ; un film de Moussa Touré.

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DVD FF F PIROGUE

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Material Type
DVD
Publication Info.
New York, NY : ArtMattan Productions, [2012]

Details

Description
1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium
4 3/4 in.
Description
digital mono rda
videodisc
DVD
video file DVD video rda
Videorecording
System Details
DVD-R; widescreen; monaural.
Note
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Language
In French, Wolof and Al Pulaar with English subtitles.
Cast
Souleymane Seye Ndiaye, Laïty Fall, Malamine Dramé "Yalenguen," Balla Diarra, Salif "Jean" Diallo, Babacar Oualy, Mame Astou Diallo, Saikou Lo, Ngalgou Diop, Limamou Ndiaye, Diodio Ndiaye, Mohamed Fall, Bassirou Diakhate, Moctar Diop "Tino."
Credits
Director of photography, Thomas Letellier ; editors, Josie Miljevic, Barbara Bossuet ; music, Prince Ibrahima Ndour.
Note
Based on the novella Mbëkë mi by Abasse Ndione.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012.
Summary
A group of thirty men (and one female stowaway) in a wooden fishing pirogue named the Goor Fitt, who don't all speak the same language, hailing from different ethnic and religious backgrounds and some of whom have never seen the sea, attempt a treacherous illegal crossing from Senegal to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them.
Subject
Undocumented immigration -- Senegal -- Drama.
Genre/Form
Fiction films.
Subject
Noncitizens -- Senegal -- Drama.
Genre/Form
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Survival films.
Subject
Smugglers -- Senegal -- Drama.
Human smuggling -- Senegal -- Drama.
Added Author
Névé, Éric (Producer),
Sy, Omar, 1978-
Maigne, Adrien,
Bouchet, David,
Touré, Moussa, 1958-
Ndiaye, Souleymane Sèye,
Fall, Laïty,
Dramé, Malamine,
Diarra, Balla (Actor),
Diallo, Salif (Actor),
Letellier, Thomas,
N'Dour, Prince Ibrahima,
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Ndione, Abasse, 1946- Mbëkë mi.
Chauve-Souris (Firm),
Astou Films,
Arte France cinéma (Firm),
Appaloosa Films,
Royal Pony Films,
TV5Monde (Television network),
Studio Canal+,
Cine Plus (Germany),
Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (France),
Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst,
Studio 37 (Firm),
ArtMattan Productions,
Added Title
Goor Fitt