Rebel Griot: The Films of Djibril Diop Mambety: Hyenas
Not rated, 113 min. Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty., Starring Ami Diakhate and Mansour Diouf.
Mambéty transfers Friedrich Dürrenmatt's tragi-comic play The Visit from Switzerland to Senegal. An economically depressed village hopes that a rich, new resident, who in her youth was a town beauty, will share her wealth. But first she wishes to correct an injustice that long ago branded her the town pariah.No current showings of this film.