MARRAKECH — While at the Marrakech film fest to participate in the Cinecoles jury, Abderrahmane Sissako sat down with Variety to discuss his latest film, “Timbuktu,” Mauritania's first…
MARRAKECH — Abderrahmane Sissako's “Timbuktu,” Mauritania's first ever foreign-language Oscar candidate, is proving a hit at the French box office, grossing over 109,000 Euros ($135,000) on opening…
CANNES - Cohen Media Group has acquired U.S. rights to Abderrahmane Sissako's Cannes Competition entry "Timbuktu." Set in a village outside Timbuktu, after the jihadist occupation of northern Mali in…
Abderrahmane Sissako confirms himself as one of the true humanists of recent cinema with this stunningly shot and deeply empathetic drama.