Assane Faye as Ngor
Maguette Gueye as Columba
Writing credits: Safi Faye
Production credits: Safi Faye
Ngor (a young man residing in a Senegalese village) wishes to marry Columba, but cannot afford the bride price due to the monetary effects of an ongoing drought. In an attempt to earn Columba's bride price, Ngor travels to Dakar seeking work. However, Ngor’s plans for Dakar fail to succeed accordingly. Returning to the village, Ngor shares the story of his experience with the other men.
Lukas Forester Kaddu Beykat/Lettre paysanne, Safi Faye, 1975 Somedirtylaundry (online blog)
Senegalese Films: Kaddu Beykat, Black Girl, Faat Kiné, Mossane, Moolaadé, Borom Sarret, Hyènes, Xala, Liberté I, List of Senegalese Films, Mandabi. Memphis: Books LLC, 2010. Print.