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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

    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.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution (2)

    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