AboutEt La Neige N'etait Plus (And The Snow Was Gone) by Ababacar Samb Makharam, 1965, Senegal, 22 minutes.
After winning a scholarship to study in France, a young Senegalese returns home and questions his experience and his future, with honesty, courage and humor.
Tanger, Le Rà ªve Des Brà »leurs (Tangier, The Burners' Dream) by Leila Kilani, 2002, France, 53 minutes.
The Border at Tangier is a presence: it can be seen, it appears at any moment, it can be felt everywhere. It is the water. Opposite, there is a continuous line: Spain, Europe's last natural advance. A burner" is someone who is ready to accept anything in order to get away: someone who is prepared to burn his papers and his identity, making this departure an irrevocable undertaking.