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2019
Past Festivals

Past Event

Yeelen (Brightness) (PG)

Dir: Souleymane Cissé. With: Issiaka Kane, Aoua Sangare, Niamanto Sanogo.

105 mins. Mali 1987. Bambara with English Subtitles. 35mm presentation

In the sun-baked landscapes of West Africa, a young Bambara native, Niankoro (Issiaka Kane), leaves his mother’s house on a quest for spiritual enlightenment. Along the way he negotiates the implications of his magical powers and sexuality before battling the sorcerer father who abandoned him years ago. 

Genre
Art & Film
Year
2019
When
Sun 12 May, 1pm
Tickets
£13.50, Student / Retired £12.50*