Documentary Tells Story Of 'Father Of African Film'
Senegalese filmmaker Ousmane Sembene has been described as the father of African film. A new documentary, Sembene!, addresses his decades-long career as a writer, director, and charismatic exponent of African cinema. Sembene died on June 9, 2007.
Observer, 14 June 2017
He has been described as the father of African film, thanks to his daring visuals while telling stories. Read more »
Senegal: Sembene Ousman Dies
Daily Observer, 13 June 2007
Senegalese movie icon, Ousmane Sembene, died on Saturday evening in Dakar at the age of 84, following a protracted illness. Read more »