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Billo, Le Grand Dakhaar (second feature)

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Billo, Le Grand Dakhaar

Billo, Le Grand Dakhaar

original title:

BILLO, LE GRAND DAKHAAR

directed by:

cinematography:

costume design:

producer:

Marco Bonini, Jacques lipkau Goyard, Youssou N'Dour

production:

country:

Italy/Senegal

year:

2006

film run:

90'

format:

colour

release date:

19/09/2008

Leaving behind his mother, his fiancée and his marabout (religious advisor), Senegalese tailor Billo sets off for Rome to make it big in the fashion world. Struggling at first, he eventually hooks up with a group of sympathetic Italians, and good things start to happen; he’s safe, settled and even selling his old clothes. Then a call from Senegal arrives, telling him that everything is set for his upcoming wedding...