• 1992
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

Senegalese director Djibril Diop Mambety adapted this morality tale from Friedrich Durrenmatt's harrowing satirical play, "Der Besuch der alten Dame." What's interesting here is how well Durrenmatt's themes come through, even when translated into an entirely different culture. The African village of Colobane becomes severely impoverished when an unknown...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Friedrich Durrenmatt
Producer (2 Credits)
Alain Rozanes
Pierre-Alain Meier
Assoc. Producer (2 Credits)
George Reinhardt
Maag Daan
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Matthias Kalin
Editor (1 Credit)
Loredana Cristelli
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Costumes (1 Credit)
Oumou Sy
Sound (1 Credit)
Maguette Salla

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