Souleymane Cissé

Biography

Souleymane Cissé is a Malian film director. In 1975 he shot Den Muso (The Young Girl), the first full length Malian feature in the Bambara language. It was immediately banned by the government. Then followed Baara (Work) in 1977, Finyè (The Wind) in 1981, and Yeelen (Brightness), Prix du Jury in Can...

3 titles Directing Writing

7.1

Time Waati

1995 · Director

7.2

Yeelen

1987 · Director

6.7

The Wind Finye

1982 · Director

6.7

Work Baara

1978 · Director

7.0

The Young Girl Den muso

1975 · Director

3 titles Directing Writing

7.1

Time Waati

1995 · Writer

7.2

Yeelen

1987 · Writer

6.7

The Wind Finye

1982 · Writer

6.7

Work Baara

1978 · Writer

7.0

The Young Girl Den muso

1975 · Dialogue