June 23

This beautiful, haunting film addresses the toughest of topics with empathy humour and humanism. Jihadis have taken over Timbuktu and the surrounding Malian desert scrub area, how can ordinary people survive the regime’s injustices with dignity and hope? Timbuktu shows us how.

Ibrahim Ahmed, Toulou Kiki, Abel Jafri

‘Stunningly shot and deeply empathetic.’ Variety.  2 Cannes wins and nominated for Palme d’Or.

Film Information

Title Timbuktu
Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako
Country Fra/Mauretania
Genre Drama
Classification PG - 13
Running Time 99 mins
Release Year 2014
Subtitles Yes
Colour Yes
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