Rocking Popenguine

  • Ça twiste à Popenguine
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title : Ça twiste à Poponguine | Enfants de Poponguine (Les)
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 1993
Format : Feature
Running time : 87 (in minutes)

Set in a small Senegalese village in the mid-1960s, the story centers on a group of teenagers who've cast off century-old traditions for Western fashions and music.



Credits
Director: Moussa Sene Absa
Producer: Moussa Sene Absa, Takis Candilis

Actors
Ousmane Bo: Johnny Hallyday
Patrice Nassalang: Clo Clo
Coura Ba: Sylvie Vartan
Jean-Francois Balmer: M. Benoit
Marieme Fall: Sheila
Ismael Thiam: Baac
Isseu Niang: Dame Castilor
Abdoulaye DIOP Danny: Jabeel
Abou Camara: El Hadj Gora

Production Company
Cameras Continentales
France 2 Cinema

Festivals
1997 | Contemporary African Diaspora Film Festival in New York City | NEW YORK, Usa | November 28 - December 14, 1997.
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1994 | Rotterdam International Film Festival | ROTTERDAM, Hollande | January 26 - February 6, 1994.
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Articles

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