TITLE

A window on whose reality? The emerging industry of Senegalese cinema

AUTHOR(S)
Mermin, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Fall95, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the status of Senegalese cinema in Dakar as of spring 1994. Problems regarding finance and production; Dearth of Senegalese films in Dakar; Political and financial explanations for such situation; Two issues repeatedly raised concerning Senegalese cinema; Taxation; Need for a national ticket office; Financial independence as a prerequisite to an independent cinema; French influence.
ACCESSION #
9509184661

 

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