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Tall as the Baobab Tree

Grand comme le Baobab

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Directed by Jeremy Teicher
Senegal, 2013
Documentary

Synopsis

Coumba and her sister Debo are the first to leave their family’s remote African village to attend school in the bustling city. But when an accident suddenly threatens their family’s survival, their father decides to sell 11-year-old Debo into an arranged marriage.

Synopsis

Coumba and her sister Debo are the first to leave their family’s remote African village to attend school in the bustling city. But when an accident suddenly threatens their family’s survival, their father decides to sell 11-year-old Debo into an arranged marriage.

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Tall as the Baobab TreeDirected byJeremy Teicher

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International Film Festival Rotterdam
2013

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