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Release Date: January 28, 2015Running Time: 97 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $1,058,400.00
Genre: Drama, Foreign

Cast:
Ibrahim Ahmed
Pino Desperado
Abel Jafri
Toulou Kiki

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Summary:
Not far from Timbuktu, now ruled by the religious fundamentalists, Kidane lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima, his daughter Toya, and Issan, their twelve-year-old shepherd. In town, the people suffer powerlessly from the regime of terror imposed by the Jihadists who are determined to control their faith. Music, laughter, cigarettes, even soccer have been banned. The women have become shadows, but resist with dignity. Every day, the new improvised courts issue tragic and absurd sentences. Kidane and his family are being spared the chaos that prevails in Timbuktu. But their destiny changes when Kidane accidentally kills Amadou, the fisherman who slaughtered "GPS," his beloved co... Full Summary >>