Category: Religion

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...

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...

Together as One

Filmmaker:  Kilian Lamtur Tanlaka Year of production: 2013 Location: Kumbo, Cameroon Duration: 39 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Lamnso’, English English Subtitles “Together as one” shows the social use of kola nut in Nso’ society. Nso’ is the biggest Kingdom...

The Sultan’s Burden

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl & Jon Jerstad Year of production: 1992 Location: Cameroon Duration: 55 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde, French, English English and French Subtitles Sultan ISSA MAIGARI of the Adamaoua Province, Northern Cameroon, is the traditional...

Struggle for a living

Filmmaker:  Trond Waage Year of production: 2002 Location: Cameroon Duration: Sound: mono Language: French English Subtitles This is a photo-documentary made through close collaboration between the anthropologist and the protagonist. The main idea behind this film,...

Returning to the Past

Filmmaker:  Ndanga Dieudonne Year of production: 2007 Location: Cameroon Duration: 31 minutes. Sound: mono Language: French English Subtitles This film is about the struggle people are conducting to keep the pace in a context where things are changing...