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Xala (1975)
Xala (1975)

More by user: B4nafter
Created: 12th Sep 2008
Modified: 28th Jan 2010
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Films Domireew/ New Yorker films
Sembène's 4th film and, perhaps, his funniest. Xala means "the curse" in Wolof. And who is cursed? That's El H
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Films :  Xala (1975)

Sembène's 4th film and, perhaps, his funniest. Xala means "the curse" in Wolof. And who is cursed? That's El H

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Author: B4nafter
Fri Sep 12 14:40:36 2008

The scene where the beggars surround El Hadji and cover him with their spit is up there with any list of the top 10 shocking scenes in cinema.


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