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Touki Bouki


Two youngsters attempt to escape what they perceive to be the poverty and backwardness of their native Senegal. In this movie, a boy ([[Performer~P52519~Magaye Niang~magayeniang]]) and a girl ([[Performer~P52520~Mareme Niang~mar_meniang]]) try to gather the funds and connections to enable them to move to France. They believe they will find better wages and a better life there. The boy engages in a number of petty thefts to finance his ambitions but in the end cannot leave without a fetish amulet which he...more