The Game

TitleThe Game
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsSissako, Abderrahmane
Running Time23 min
Date Released1991
CountryMauritania
Publication Languagearabic, hassania
Abstract

In Mauritania, a nation rife with ethno-cultural conflict, military dictatorships, and human rights abuses in the late 20th century, a father returns home from the front. He watches as his son plays an innocent game of war.

Cast

A. Hodjaev     

H. Norliev

Bechim Nouriev

Credits

Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako

Genre

Drama, Short

Original PublicationLe Jeu
Full Text

This short film was produced in 1989 and released in 1991, the years in which the Mauritania–Senegal Border War occured.

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