Category: Africa

Nous sommes ensemble (EN)

Nous sommes ensemble (EN)

Filmmaker: Ascanio Varroni Year of production: 2019 Location: Cameroun Duration: 33 minutes Sound: mono Language: French English Subtitles Jean Louis, a Central African living in the Cameroonian city of Ngaoundéré, is in search for...

I, a Blacksmith

I, a Blacksmith

Filmmaker: Wouleo Kazla Elie Year of production: 2019 Location: Djinglia (Far North Cameroun) Duration: 29 minutes Sound: mono Language: Mafa, French English Subtitles “I, a blacksmith” is a cross-examination of the Ngwazla caste of...

Four Wives and a Marabout

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl Year of production: 1989 Location: Cameroon Duration: 53 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde Subtitles: English / French The film is about Al Hajji Malam Schaaway – Quran teacher and court member at the Sultanate of...

Survive Everyday

Filmmaker: Wadazoua Abdoul Aziz Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroon Duration:  39 minutes Sound: mono Language: Mousgoum English Subtitles Due to ecological disturbances, the scarcity of natural resources, especially fish, is increasingly disrupting the rhythm of life of local...

Commemorative meal (Repas d’oubli)

Filmmaker: Tchoupno Ndjidda Year of production: 2019 Location: Mayo-Kani, Far North Cameroon Duration:  29 minutes Sound: mono Language: Moundang English Subtitles The Oblivion Meal is an ethnographic film that attempts to relate the cultural eating practices of Negro-African peoples. It...

Djebba’s Cabaret

Filmmaker: Ghislaine Magouo Tainon Year of production: 2020 Location: Ngaoundéré, Cameroon Duration:  30 minutes Sound: mono Language: French, Fulfulde, Moundang English Subtitles Djebba’s cabaret is the portrait of a young brewer of bilbil (Traditional millet beer). Djebba is...

Awoudou ways of seeing

Filmmaker: Amandine Tezore Year of production: 2020 Location: Far North Region, Cameroon Duration:  37 minutes Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde, Moundang, French English Subtitles Boko Haram forced several people to flee their natal village as the assailants decimated several communities along...