NYADIFF

THE PIROGUE / LA PIROGUE

US Premiere
GALA SCREENING – Tue, Nov. 27 @ 7:00PM – Cowin – Teachers College
Also on Fri, Nov. 30 @ 6PM – NYIT Auditorium on Broadway

In Moussa Touré’s powerful epic fiction film, a group of 30 men and a woman sail to Europe in a pirogue, facing the sea – and the possibility of never reaching their destination – in exchange for the myth of a better life in Europe. Official Selection, Cannes Film Festival 2012.

Directed by Moussa Touré, 2012, 87 min, France/Senegal, Drama, English/Wolof/French with English subtitles.

 

GALA SCREENING $20  – Tue, Nov. 27 @ 7:00PM

Also $12 / $10  Fri, Nov. 30 @ 6PM

Q&A with Sylvie Kande after the screening
author of La quete infinie de l’autre rive (Gallimard, 2011)
associate professor SUNY Old Westbury.

 
 

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