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Xala

Sembène, Ousmane

New Yorker Video, 2005

Title:
Xala
Alternate Title:
Impotence; The Curse
Director:
Sembène, Ousmane
Production Co:
Doomireew Films; Societe National de Cinematographie
Description:
DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.   1 videodisc of 1.
Feature.   123 minutes.   color.   fullscreen.   sound - stereo.  
Country:
Senegal
Year:
1974
Publisher:
New Yorker Video, 2005
Language:
Wolof and French with English subtitles
Genre:
Comedy - Drama
Notes:
A rich, self-made businessman and member of the post-colonial ruling elite takes on a third wife to show the world his wealth, only to be stricken by a curse resulting in impotency.
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