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Xala

 
 
Sun, Apr 20, 2014
  • 2PM
  • 8:30PM
 
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RUN TIME: 123min
FORMAT: 35mm
LANGUAGE: In French and Wolof with English subtitles
GENERAL ADMISSION: $13
MEMBERS: $8 (Movie Moguls free)
STUDENTS/SENIORS:  $10 (29 and under with a valid ID, Mon—Thu)
 
 
 
 
 
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Directed by Ousmane Sembène | 1975

With Thierno Leye, Miriam Niang, Makhouredia Gueye

A snooty Senegalese businessman (Leye)—he drives a Mercedes and drinks water imported from France—blames his inability to get it up anymore on his three wives… but comeuppance awaits. Equating impotence with colonialist sympathies, Sembène’s cunning satire is a comic delight, until it explodes with righteous anger. “Cutting, radiant and hilarious… Animal Farm applied to African independence (The New York Times).

 
 
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