Ousmane Sembene

Highest Rated:
100% Guelwaar (1992)
Lowest Rated:
67% Ceddo (Outsiders) (1977)
Birthday:
Jan 1
Birthplace:
Ziguenchor, Casamance, Senegal
Bio:
Ousmane Sembene was a pioneer of African cinema and one of the foremost filmmakers in world cinema. He was also a prominent African novelist. Prior to entering the arts, Sembene worked as a fisherman, did a stint in the French army, and worked on the construction of the Dakar-Niger railway where he…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
99% Moolaadé
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 2004
75% Faat-Kine
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 2001
Sembène: The Making of African Cinema
  • Actor
-- 2001
100% Guelwaar
  • Director
-- 1992
Camp de Thiaroye
  • Director
-- 1990
Camp De Thiaroye
  • Director
-- 1987
Cinema of Senegal
  • Actor
-- 1978
67% Ceddo (Outsiders)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1977
100% Xala
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1975
Emitai
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1971
100% Mandabi
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1969
88% Black Girl
  • Director
-- 1966
Borom Sarret
  • Director
-- 1963

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