Waiting For Happiness

  • 2002
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

While the title perfectly captures the mood of this striking film from Mauritanian filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako, it's actually a translation of heremakono, a West African term used to describe the kind of the temporary structures that house this diverse cast of characters. The setting is the small, sun-bleached Mauritanian town of Nouadhibou, a port on...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Guillaume de Seille
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Jacques Besse
Editor (1 Credit)
Nadia Ben Rachid
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Oumou Sangare
Production Designer (2 Credits)
Joseph Kpobly
Laurent Cavero
Costumes (1 Credit)
Maji-da Abdi
Sound (3 Credits)
Alioune Mbow
Antoine Ouvrier
Laurent Dreyer

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