Reviews // 3 Articles
Discovering the Essence of Fiction With 'Timbuktu' Director Abderrahmane Sissako
1 Feb 2015 // 11:00 PM
Academy Award for Best Foreign Film nominee director Abderrahmane Sissako discusses working with non-professional actors, difficult technical shots, and the meaning of receiving Mauitania's first-ever Oscar nomination.
'Timbuktu' Sends a Powerful Message About Jihadism
23 Jul 2015 // 9:10 PM
Timbuktu isn’t just a film about jihadism. It’s a film about the vibrant cultures jihadism can eradicate if it continues to spread.
Mauritania's First Academy Award Nominee 'Timbuktu' Examines Missing Motives
19 Feb 2015 // 4:35 AM
Timbuktu shows how the most intense religious conflicts are often fought without much reason or thought.