- About Ousmane Sembene
Full name: Ousmane Sembene
Professions: Director, Writer, Actor
- Ousmane Sembene Known for
Moolaadé (2004), Xala (1975), Camp de Thiaroye (1988), Black Girl (1966)
- Ousmane Sembene Biography
The first film director from an African country to achieve international recognition, Ousmane Sembene remains the major figure in the rise of an independent post-colonial African cinema. Sembene's roots were not, as might be expected, in the educated élite. After working as a mechanic and bricklayer, he joined the Free French forces in 1942, ...
- Ousmane Sembene Family