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Summary Banel and Adama are fiercely in love. The young married couple lives in a remote village in northern Senegal. For them, nothing else exists except each other. But for the rest of their tight-knit village, duty dictates that Adama soon accept the role of chief. The two lovers have their own plans… until something in the air changes. The r...

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Banel & Adama

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
70
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 58 User Ratings
9.6
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Summary Banel and Adama are fiercely in love. The young married couple lives in a remote village in northern Senegal. For them, nothing else exists except each other. But for the rest of their tight-knit village, duty dictates that Adama soon accept the role of chief. The two lovers have their own plans… until something in the air changes. The r...

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
70
92% Positive
11 Reviews
8% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 12 Critic Reviews
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92% Positive
11 Reviews
8% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 58 User Ratings
9.6
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57 Ratings
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2% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 58 User Ratings
9.6
98% Positive
57 Ratings
0% Mixed
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2% Negative
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Production Company La Chauve Souris, Take Shelter, Astou Films, Astou Productions, DS Productions, Canal+ International, Arte France Cinéma, Canal+, Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (CNC), Fonds Jeune Création Francophone (FJCF), Fonds Images de la Francophonie, Fonds de Promotion de l'Industrie Cinématographique et Audiovisuelle du Sénégal (FOPICA), Doha Film Institute, ARTE, TV5MONDE, Ciné+, Cinémage 17, African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP)
Release Date Jun 7, 2024
Duration 1 h 27 m
Genres
Cannes Film Festival
2 Nominations
Melbourne International Film Festival
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
RiverRun International Film Festival
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination