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Title:

HEREMAKONO

Title German:WARTEN AUF DAS GLÜCK - HEREMAKONO
Title English:WAITING FOR HAPPINESS - HEREMAKONO
Title French:EN ATTENDANT LE BONHEUR - HEREMAKONO
Country:Mauretanien; Frankreich 2002
Format:DVD; 35mm
Colour:Colour
Language:OF m. dt. UT
Length:95 Minutes
Film series:Africa goes Veedel, JvE Special 2003, JvE Special AWK 2003


Director :Sissako, Abderrahmane
Screenplay:Sissako, Abderrahmane
Cinematography:Besse, Jacques
Editing:Ben Rachid, Nadia
Sound:Mbow, Alioune
 Ouvrier, Antoine
  
Cast:Dabo, Makafing
 Diakité, Nana
 Mahmoud, Mohamed Ould Mohamad
 Mint, Fatimetou Ahmeda
 Mint, Nèma Choueikh
 Ould, Khatra Abdel Kader
 Ould, Maata Mohamed Abdeid
Production company:Duo Films
 ARTE France



Storyline



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This award-winning film tells in tranquil, captivatingly beautiful images the story of the people of the small Mauritanian coastal town of Nouadhibou, who are awaiting their departure for Europe. Among them is Abdallah, who visits his mother one last time. A cinematic reflection on leaving and staying.


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FESPACO 2003, Ouagadougou: Hauptpreis, Preis für das beste Produktions-Design