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Mama Bobo

Mama Bobo

A Short film by Ibrahima Seydi, Robin Andelfinger

Produced by Wombat Films

Production year : 2017


    Mama Bobo is a widow in her 80’s. Day in day out she heads towards the Gomis street bus stop, in Dakar, Senegal. While sitting on the bus stop's bench she recollects her past life and her long gone husband. One day the bus stop disappears into thin air… Her family and neighbours try their best to get Mama Bobo back on her feet, before it's too late. 

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Wombat Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    L'Agence du court métrage

    Foreign production company :

    Replica Films

    Photos (6)

    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producer :

    Quentin Daniel

    Line Producers :

    Pierre-Yves le Cunff, Quentin Daniel

    Foreign Producer :

    Pierre-Yves le Cunff

    Sound Recordist :

    Lionel Halflants

    Production Manager :

    Ousmane Sall

    Sound Editor :

    Guillaume Martin

    Production Designer :

    Bacary Cissé

    Sound Mixer :

    Guillaume Martin

    Assistant directors :

    Emmanuel Van Hoof, Djibril Saliou NDiaye

    Screenwriters :

    Ibrahima Seydi, Robin Andelfinger

    Director of Photography :

    Benjamin Morel

    Assistant Operator :

    Fiona Braillon

    Editor :

    Denis Leborgne

    Continuity supervisor :

    Maïmouna Gueye

    Music Composer :

    Abdoulaye Hane

    Technical details

    Short film

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    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama, Legend

    Themes :

    Family, Ageing, Death

    Production language :

    French, Wolof

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Belgium

    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    50% French (France, Belgium)

    Production year :


    Runtime :

    16 min 50 seconds

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    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

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