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Français du Monde at the movies for Timbuktu/Français du Monde au cinéma pour Le chagrin des oiseaux

French translation below) French-Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako’s movie Timbuktu (Le chagrin des oiseaux), which was critically acclaimed, was an Academy Award nominee last week and has been awarded 7 Cesars ( the French academy award) is currently screening in Texas. Even though some criticize the director for its proximity with the Mauritanian president, the movie provides a … Lire la suite