TEY (TODAY)

Directed by Alain Gomis | Written by Alain Gomis, Djolof Mbengue and Marc Wels
US release date: October 6, 2013
Directed by Alain Gomis | Written by Alain Gomis, Djolof Mbengue and Marc Wels
With Saul Williams, Djolof Mbengue, Anisia Uzeyman
86 min, Drama, France, Senegal 2012

Dakar, a bustling and colorful city…Family, friends, one’s first love, demonstrations, aspirations…Today, the time has come for Satché to die.  He has been chosen. Satché lives today in a way he has never lived before.  A visually engrossing film, poetically interpreted by Saul Williams.

TEY (today) by  French-Senegalese director Alain Gomis, stars  poet, actor, songwriter performer Saul Williams who is making his comeback to cinema in this beautiful and poetic film. Since its premiere in Berlin last year Tey has traveled to over 50 festivals around the world and has won over two dozen prizes including the Emerging Masters award for director Alain Gomis at Seattle International,  and the prestigious Golden Stallion for Best film and best actor for Saul Williams at FESPACO this year. Tey is also Senegal’s official entry to the 2014 Academy Awards for consideration in the Best Foreign Language Film category.


Opens in the US on October 6, 2013

- NYC on October 6, 2013 at MIST Harlem
- Los Angeles on October 24, 2013 at Melnitz Movies
 
This film may not be shown in all US cities, please check your local listings for exact showtimes and places.

US Distribution:
BelleMoon Productions and Releasing
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FRENCH CULTURE FILM
Thank you Jackie for this add-on.

DO NOT MISS IT!
October 16, 2013
Adrien Sarre
Thank you !

We will write a special post for this screening related to the Caméras d'Afrique festival
(http://frenchculture.org/film-tv-and-new-media/festivals/cameras-dafrique-films-west-africa#overlay-context=film-tv-and-new-media/events)

And we will also post it in our next newsletter !

Stay tuned :)
October 11, 2013 Los Angeles, CA
jackieclarkmancuso
Los Angeles screening, as part of the CAMERAS D'AFRIQUE film series in partnership with Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television and Film Independent:

Tey
School of Film and Television | Loyola Marymount University
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)

IN PERSON Alain Gomis and Saul Williams
Alain Gomis (Senegal, 2012)
Winner of the 2013 FESPACO Gold Stallion Award and Best Actor Saul Williams

Free and open to the general public on a first-come-first seated basis.
October 4, 2013 los angeles
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