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Title:

AFRIQUE SUR SEINE

Country:Frankreich 1953
Format:16 mm; DVD
Colour:b/w
Language:OF m. engl. UT
Length:21 Minutes
Film series:African Diaspora Cinema; Jenseits von Europa IV


Director :Sarr, Mamadou
 Vieyra, Paulin Soumanou
Screenplay:Sarr, Mamadou
Cinematography:Caristan, Robert
Editing:Vieyra, Paulin Soumanou
  
Production company:Groupe africain de cinéma



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This film is widely regarded as the first film made by an African south of the Sahara. Labelled an “ethnological documentary in reverse,” it shows 1950s Paris from the cinematic perspective of a group of African immigrants. (Mubi)