Film in French with English subtitles
Follow musician Mdou Moctar as he tries to succeed in the raucous subculture of the Niger guitar scene. He must endure fierce competition from other musicians, overcome family conflicts, endure trials of the heart, and overcome his biggest rival – himself.
**The free online screening of Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai will take place on the French Embassy’s virtual cinema platform on Wednesday July 21 at 8:30pm. Access to the virtual platform is based on location; only people within a 30-mile radius of New York City can access the screening. The screening has a limited number of tickets available.**