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The Money Order

The Money Order

A Feature film by Ousmane Sembene

Produced by Comptoir Francais du Film Production (CFFP)

Release in France : 27/11/1968

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Actors (3)

Production and distribution (2)

Synopsis

A money order from a relative in Paris throws the life of a Senegalese family man out of order. He deals with corruption, greed, problematic family members, the locals and the changing from his traditional way of living to a more modern one.

Full credits (7)

Producer :

Olivier de Nesle

Director of Photography :

Paul Soulignac

Production Manager :

Jean Maumy

Continuity supervisor :

Anne-Marie Rochas

Screenwriter :

Ousmane Sembene

Sound Recordist :

Henri Moline

Editor :

Gilbert Kikoïne

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Production language :

French, Wolof

Coproducer countries :

Senegal, France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Majority French (Senegal, France)

Production year :

1968

French release :

27/11/1968

Runtime :

1 h 30 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

34349

Visa issue date :

08/05/1969

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.66

Audio format :

Mono