Category: Gender

Ippo Ippo (Step by Step)

Filmmaker: Shotaro Wake Year of production: 2010 Location: Japan Duration: 47 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Japanese English Subtitles Marsha is a middle-aged Japanese housewife. Her husband is mostly occupied by his passion – a hobby of playing tennis....

Zenaibou

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl Year of production: 2002 Location: Cameroon Duration: 31 minutes. Sound: mono Language: English Subtitles The daily life of a Fulani woman in Ngaoundere, North Cameroon. Copyright: 2002 Lisbet Holtedahl, University of Tromsø Watch Film  

Therese

Therese

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl Year of production: 1986 Location: Cameroon Duration: 40 minutes. Sound: mono Language: English and French Subtitles The life a “femme libre” in Ngaoundere, north Cameroon, and the challenges she faces in relation to religious...

Gender Play

Filmmaker:  Emnet Tadesse Yadeta Year of production: 2003 Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Duration: 33 minutes. Sound: mono Language: English Subtitles Gender Play is an anthropological documentary film that portrays children expressing gender in their day-to-day interaction in...

Serigne Samba

Filmmaker:  Aliou Arka Maiga Year of production: 2013 Location: Touba, Senegal Duration: 30 minutes. Sound: mono Language: English Subtitles The film is one family man’s point of view of the Marabout – a muslim religious leader and...

The Principal’s Fight

Filmmaker:  Sidy Lamine Bagayoko Year of production: 2009 Location: Sabalibougou, Mali Duration: 31 minutes. Sound: mono Language: English Subtitles The Principal’s Fight examines the case of Community School, Sector II, Sabalibougou and the struggles of Negueting Traore and...

Housing the City

Filmmaker:  Vida Owusu–Boateng Year of production: 2014 Location: Ghana Duration: 28 Minutes. Sound: mono Language: English Subtitles The film follows the difficult process of finding accommodation in Accra, Ghana. Copyright: 2014  Visual Cultural Studies, University of...