The Durban Intl. Film Festival announced its award-winners July 26 at the closing ceremony of the festival's 35th edition. The award for best South African feature went to first-time helmer Jenna…
The Durban Intl. Film Festival, which runs July 17-27 in the South African city that lies along the Indian Ocean coast, has unveiled its full program. With a focus on 20 years of post-Apartheid…
PARIS– Rolling off a busy Cannes market, Jean Labadie's Le Pacte has almost sold out a pair of critically-acclaimed official selection players: Abderrahmane Sissako's “Timbuktu” and Wim Wenders…
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…
The festival's poorly received opener was immediately upstaged by two superior competition entries, "Timbuktu" and "Mr. Turner."
Abderrahmane Sissako confirms himself as one of the true humanists of recent cinema with this stunningly shot and deeply empathetic drama.