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Title Sembène! [videorecording] / Impact Partners ; New Mexico Media Partners ; a film by Samba Gadjigo, Jason Silverman ; producers, Jason Silverman and Samba Gadjigo ; a Galle Ceddo Projects production ; written and directed by Samba Gadijgo and Jason Silverman.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    92 SEMBENE,O SEM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen format, 1.78:1 aspect ratio, 16:9 presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo soundtracks.
Language English and French dialogue; optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Performer With: Samba Gadjigo, Alain Sembène. Includes archival footage of Ousmane Sambène.
Credits Editor, Ricardo Acosta ; original music, Ken Myhr ; animations, Edwina White, James Dunlap.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 2015.
Summary Ousmane Sembène was a Senegalese dockworker and fifth-grade dropout who became the self-taught father of African cinema who fought enormous odds to return African stories to Africa.
Note Special features: Making of Moolaadé (2005); On Sembène: reflections from Angela Davis, Youssou N'Dour, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Cheikh Hamidou Kane and more; Samba's childhood; Sembène for the people: a film screening in Senegal; trailer.
Subject Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007.
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Senegal -- Biography.
Motion pictures -- Africa -- History.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Senegal -- History and criticism.
Senegalese fiction (French) -- Black authors.
Artists -- Senegal -- History and criticism.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Gadjigo, Samba, 1954- film director, screenwriter, film producer, on-screen participant.
Silverman, Jason, 1968- film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007, on-screen participant.
Sembène, Alain, on-screen participant.
Myhr, Ken, composer (expression)
Impact Partners (Firm), production company.
New Mexico Media Partners (Firm), production company.
Galle Ceddo Projects, LLC, production company.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Standard No. 738329203429
Music No. K20342 Kino Lorber

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