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Feature Film 

Addressing the power of education  teachers and its life changing consequences  


Working in collaboration with local students from the village of Sinthiou Mbadane, Senegal, CyberSmart produced the internationally-acclaimed feature film  TALL AS THE BAOBAB TREE (Originally Grand Comme Le Baobab).  Released by the Sundance Artists Services in 2014 and distributed by Tv5Monde Afrique  the film has since circled the globe impacting millions of viewers by addressing the power of education and its life-changing consequences. 




Inspired by true stories, the film provides a window into another culture and delves deeply into some wide-ranging themes.  Schools and universities world-wide use the movie to enrich their curriculum by introducing students to this unique voice from Africa’s young generation. 

TEACHERS:  Click below for FREE pdf film teaching guide to support Grade 8-12 standards 


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