Lost Classic Reviews

Lost Classic: Xala (Ousmane Sembene, 1975)

Senegalese filmmaker Ousmane Sembene is often cited as one of the major figures in the rise of post-colonial African cinema, producing context driven works of poignancy over his fifty year long career. Coming to filmmaking at later age, Sembene strove to use his work to reach a wider African audience. Based on his novel of […]