La Lumière

by Souleymane Cissé 1h45min Mali 1987
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La Lumière
by Souleymane Cissé

A young man with magical powers journeys to his uncle to request help in fighting his sorcerer father.

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[ MP4 SD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Issiaka Kane : Niankoro
  • Aoua Sangare : Attou
  • Niamanto Sanogo : Soma
  • And with: Balla Moussa Keita, Soumba Traore, Ismaila Sarr


  • Director Souleymane Cissé
  • Scenario Souleymane Cissé
  • Photo director Jean-Noël Ferragut, Jean-Michel Humeau
  • Set Design Kossa Mody Keita
  • Costume Design Kossa Mody Keita
  • Original music Salif Keita, Michel Portal
  • Producer Souleymane Cissé
  • Production Compagny CNC - Centre National de la Cinématographie
  • Distributor SND

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1.66:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1987
  • Release date for France05/18/1988
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageBambara
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