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Almodou - directed by Amadou
Almodou - directed by Amadou
Director: Amadou
From: Senegal
Year: 2002 African Film Minutes: 85
Language: Wolof/French
Genre: Comedy
Format: BETA SP
Niche: Africa, Street Children


Sometimes distasteful practices are most effectively criticized with a good sense of humor. Meet Modou, a young, courageous and determined talibé - a pupil in a Koranic school - who manages to escape from his corrupt and abusive teacher to find a better life in contemporary Dakar, Senegal.




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