• Maty
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2017
Format : Short
Running time : 13 (in minutes)

In a pitiful state, Laay is serving his prison sentence for the double murder of his wife Maty and her lover. He finds himself trapped in a world of delirium where illusions and memories are mixed. His only dream is to get out of this prison to commit suicide and thus chase away the ghosts of his victims who haunt him. A film by Amath NDIAYE Senegal, 2017, Fiction, 13 min

A few words from the author: Made in 2017, the film launched the project of the production structure "Obelus Film & Animations Studio" which consists of making films under the concept of "Cinema of Tomorrow". The aim is to make quality films with "Zero Buget". The objective is to bring together young film enthusiasts without support or funding. Maty is therefore a film that fits into the framework of this project. Country of production: Senegal Language: Wolof Subtitles: French, English, Spanish Format: colour - Digital - HD 1080 / Dolby digital sound Genre: drama Running time: 13 minutes Executive producer : Amath Ndiaye Director: Amath Ndiaye Screenplay : Amath Ndiaye Cinematography : El Hadj Diop Set design : Pape Bounama Lopy Make-up: Adjara Lèye Sound: Ousmane Coly Editing: Malick Cissé Production: Obelus Film & Animations Studio 2018 | Festival Gorée Cinéma - Season 4, Senegal * Selection - Open Air Cinema | Short Film Night 2017 | 3rd edition of the Cortos Rek Festival | Dakar, Senegal | Saturday 18 November 2017 * Audience Award

Summary for official catalogues

Dans un état pitoyable, Laay purge sa peine de prison pour le double meurtre de sa femme Maty et de son amant. Il se retrouve coincé dans un monde de délire où se mêlent illusions et souvenirs...


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