Bamako Image
Metascore
81

Universal acclaim - based on 18 Critics

User Score
7.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 7 Ratings

Summary: Set in the courtyard of house in Bamako, the capital city of Mali, this film features a mock trial between representatives of African society and international financial institutions. Alongside these very public political proceedings, the film offers an intimate glimpse of everyday life in contemporary Africa.
Runtime: 115 min
Production: Arte France Cinéma
Genre: Drama
Countries: USA, France, Mali
Languages: French, Bambara
Home Release Date: Apr 19, 2008
Director Credit
Abderrahmane Sissako Director
Writer Credit
Abderrahmane Sissako Writer
Cast Credit
Abderrahmane Sissako Cow-Boy
Aïssa Maïga Melé
Aminata Traoré Témoin 2
Balla Habib Dembélé Falaï
Danny Glover Cow-Boy
Djénéba Koné La Soeur De Chaka
Elia Suleiman Cow-Boy
Gabriel Magma Konate Le Procureur
Hamadoun Kassogué Le Journaliste
Jean-Henri Roger Cow-Boy
Maimouna Hélène Diarra Saramba
Mamadou Kanouté Avocat De La Défense
Tiécoura Traoré Chaka
William Bourdon Avocat Partie Civile
Zeka Laplaine Cow-Boy
Producer Credit
Abderrahmane Sissako Producer
Arnaud Louvet Executive Producer: Arte
Danny Glover Executive Producer
Denis Freyd Producer
François Sauvagnargues Executive Producer: Arte
Joslyn Barnes Executive Producer
Maji-da Abdi Executive Producer
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