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Senegal's Père du Cinéma
AFS Essential Cinema explores the films of Ousmane Sembène
"...Sembène was born in Senegal to a Muslim Wolof family. He attended both Muslim..."

April 1, 2011 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

The latest from the directors of the French hit The Intouchables
"...Sy plays Samba, the Senegalese title character who has been living illegally in Paris..."

Aug. 7, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love
Seeming more like an electronic press kit than a bona fide documentary, this profile of the Senegalese singer is both welcome and lacking at the same time.
"...kit than a bona fide documentary, this profile of Senegalese singer Youssou N’Dour is both welcome and lacking at..."

Aug. 14, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Academy Award-Nominated Live Action Shorts 2006
And the Oscar goes to … see the five nominees and judge for yourself.
"...Spaniards Javier Fesser and Luis Manso was filmed in Senegal in collaboration with UNICEF and champions the necessity of..."

Feb. 16, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Warrior Marks
"...are intercut both with moving interviews with women from Senegal, Mali, and other countries, as well as a dance..."

Oct. 14, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

This comedy of errors is a piercing cultural commentary that examines large issues like the indignity of foreign aid and smaller issues like human vanity and pride. It satirizes African red tape and bureaucracy and casts a gently probing eye toward squabbling tribal differences.
"...Ousmane Sembène, made Guelwaar in 1992 in his native Senegal in French and Wolof. This comedy of errors is..."

April 15, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

World Cup: Opening Week Preview
Opening week preview
"...10am: Poland-Senegal (H, Fox) Two more talented teams round out this..."

June 15, 2018 Sports Feature

SXSW List No. 4
Dan Auerbach’s father and 118 other acts
"...DJ Dollar Senegal (Dakar, Senegal)..."

Jan. 18, 2018 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Final Round Preview
"...The teams with the advantage on that score: England, Senegal, Germany, and Spain...."

June 21, 2002 Books Feature by Nick Barbaro

World Cup: Previewing the Group Stage Finales
Food pairings for fútbol fans
" but overmatched Ticos. Thursday 9am: Group H: Japan-Poland, Senegal-Colombia. This one’s still wide open, except for top seed..."

June 25, 2018 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

World Cup: Wrapping Up the Group Stage
World Cup Watch: Wrapping Up the Group Stage
"...Sun., June 24 7am: England-Panama (G, FS1) 10am: Japan-Senegal (H, Fox) 1pm: Poland-Colombia (H, Fox) Group Stage Finales..."

June 22, 2018 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

Soccer Watch
Ajax to clean up American soccer; and a football coup in Senegal
"...Senegal Minister of State and Sports Minister Youssoupha Ndiaye was..."

June 24, 2005 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

World Cup: The Knockout Rounds Begin
The knockout rounds begin
"...1-0, to win Group G, after Colombia knocked out Senegal in the morning game, leaving Japan to squeak through..."

June 29, 2018 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

Soccer Watch
"...South Africa vs. Senegal (11am, BeIN Sports)..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

SXSW 2013 Film Reviews: 'Touba'
For its stunning footage and sound design, this doc isn't to be missed
"...the pilgrimage of the Mouride Brotherhood to the titular Senegalese city. Filmed mostly in 16mm, Vasarhelyi's footage is nothing..."

March 15, 2013 Screens Feature by Andy Campbell

The AggreGAYtor: January 2
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...• In Senegal, a gay couple has been ferociously attacked by the..."

Jan. 2, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

Aztex Sign Two Additional Players
Aztex add to the roster for Saturday night
" the Stoke coaching staff. He is originally from Senegal but as dual Dutch citizenship. Salif is the cousin..."

Aug. 26, 2009 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

The Visitor
The writer/director of The Station Agent is back with another interpersonal drama that is strangely both predictable and unpredictable.
"...young Muslim couple: Tarek from Syria and Zainab from Senegal. He naturally evicts the two, but then follows them..."

April 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Cheikh Lô
Record review
"...the late Eighties, Lô is a vox-guitar-drum triple threat. Senegal superstar and Peter Gabriel collaborator Youssou N'Dour recognized the..."

May 19, 2006 Music Review by David Lynch

Soccer Watch
"...Sunday, June 16: Sweden/Senegal (1:30am)..."

June 14, 2002 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

Fever Pitch: The Official Music of the 2002 FIFA World Cup
Record Review
"...Fri 5/31 6:30am France vs. Senegal (A) Defending champs are prohibitive favorites over former colony...."

May 31, 2002 Music Review by Nick Barbaro

Talking jazz with piano great McCoy Tyner
"...MT: Yes, I've played in Tunisia and Senegal. The French government put on a festival down in..."

Jan. 11, 2002 Music Feature by David Lynch

Food for Thought
Ken Rubin, Culinary Scholar
"...things like, 'We have some people who work in Senegal and they're looking for new food products. They're going..."

April 27, 2001 Food Feature by Clay Smith

Austin Beer for the World Cup
Let your favorite local brew determine who you’ll bet on to win
"...Friends & Allies – Springdale White | Senegal: Kinda like a Belgium lite, without any of the..."

June 13, 2018 Food Post by Eric Puga

World Cup Cocktails
A drink for each of the 32 teams in the tournament
"...adding this syrup to your coffee or cold brew. Senegal Senegalese Bissap, named after the hibiscus flower, is a..."

June 8, 2018 Food Post by R.T. Frank

99 Luftballons (International Acts at SXSW Music)
South by Southwest by way of Sudan, Scotland, Colombia, and more
"...many distinct parts. As evident on 2017's Jiw, the Senegalese octet draws on traditions ranging from West African Afrobeat,..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

Five Recommended Austin Arts Events This Weekend
On the weekend before that SXSW thing engulfs us all, yes
"...than the technological wonders of the fabled MCU nation. Senegal, Burkina Faso, Liberia, and neighboring places are where so..."

March 2, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Soccer Watch
"...Group H: Poland, Colombia, Senegal, Japan..."

Dec. 8, 2017 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

Soccer Watch
"...for... (For the record, Sweden, Switzerland, Denmark, Croatia, Australia, Senegal, Tunisia, and Morocco all punched their tickets this week;..."

Nov. 17, 2017 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

Soccer Watch
" their first group stage game Monday. They play Senegal Thursday, and Saudi Arabia Sunday morning, May 28, at..."

May 26, 2017 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

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