Le Prix du Pardon / The Price of Forgiveness

A film by Mansour Sora Wade

2001 Senegal, France - Drama


A fable about life in a Senegalese fishing village, the powerful "The Price of Forgiveness" conceals a great deal of artistry in the simplicity of its telling. An engaging and offbeat debut by Mansour Sora Wade, pic fuses an intro of a culture in which the real and the supernatural happily co-exist to a statement of fundamental human truths.

  • cast

    • Hubert Koundé (Yatma)
    • Rokhaya Niang (Maxoye)
    • Gora Seck (Mbanik)
    • Alioune Ndiaye (Amul Yaakaar)
    • Nar Sene (Peer)
    • Thierno Ndiaye Doss (Adu Seck)
    • James Campbell (Baay Sogi)
    • Niang Dieynaba (Yaay Rama)
  • crew

    • Producers
    • Mansour Sora Wade (Kaany Productions)
    • Raphael Vion (Les Films du Safran)
    • Director
    • Mansour Sora Wade
    • Screenplay
    • Mansour Sora Wade
    • Nar Sene
    • Cinematographer
    • Pierre-Olivier Larrieu
    • Editor
    • Christian Billette
    • Sound
    • Pierre Catois
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 90'
    • Sound
    • DTS SR