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La petite vendeuse du soleil



Name: La petite vendeuse du soleil

Country: Senegal/ Schweiz/ Frankreich

Year of publication: 1999

Format: 35mm

Color: color

Language : OF wolof m. dt. UT

Duration: 45 Minuten

Direction: Mambéty, Djibril Diop

Camera: Besse, Jacques

Editing: Matton, Sarah Taouss

Actor: Balera, Lissa


All newspaper salesmen on the streets of Dakar are boys. The twelve-year-old Sili is determined not to just accept this, even though she walks on crutches. A passionate plea for courage and self-assertion from one of the great masters of African cinema.