World Cinema Amsterdam | Internationaal filmfestival | 18 – 27 Augustus 2016

Moussa Touré

Moussa TOURÉ (1958, Senegal) began his career as an assistant director. He shot his first short film in 1987 and followed it up in 1991 with his first feature, TOUBAB BI, which received several awards internationally. In 1987, he founded his own production company, Les Films du Crocodile (Dakar). This company primarily financed his documentary work. By the turn of the century, Touré had shot over ten projects, including shorts, documentaries and features. In 2011 he was selected as President of the Jury for the Documentary section at the FESPACO (Panafrican Cinema Festival of Ouagadougou).
FILMOGRAPHY
FEATURES
2011 La Pirogue (The Pirogue)
2009 Les techniciens nos cousins (The Technicians Our Cousins)
2009 Xali Beut les yeux grands ouverts
2006 Nosaltres
2005 5x5
2005 Nanga Def
2003 Nous sommes nombreuses
2001 Poussières de ville (City Dust)
1998 TGV
1991 Toubab Bi
Biography
Moussa Touré (1958, Senegal) began his career as an assistant director. He shot his first short film in 1987 and followed it up in 1991 with his first feature,  Toubab Bi, which received several awards internationally. In 1987, he founded his own production company, Les Films du Crocodile (Dakar). This company primarily financed his documentary work. By the turn of the century, Touré had shot over ten projects, including shorts, documentaries and features. In 2011 he was selected as President of the Jury for the Documentary section at the FESPACO (Panafrican Cinema Festival of Ouagadougou).

Filmography
Features
2011 La Pirogue (The Pirogue)
2009 Les techniciens nos cousins (The Technicians Our Cousins)
2009 Xali Beut les yeux grands ouverts
2006 Nosaltres
2005 5x5
2005 Nanga Def
2003 Nous sommes nombreuses
2001 Poussières de ville (City Dust)
1998 TGV
1991 Toubab Bi