Category: Africa

Traditional Artefacts In a Catholic Church

Filmmaker: Barama Yahagara Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroon Duration:  22 minutes Sound: mono Language: Zoulogo, Mada, French English and French Subtitles  The Catholic Church of Tokombéré, in northern Cameroon, is special. They use traditional animist objects in the church....

Scrap is our future (Le fer est notre avenir)

Filmmaker: Lankissa Tizi Pierre Year of production: 2020 Location: Ngaoundéré, Cameroon Duration:  36 minutes Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde, French English and French Subtitles Scrap is our future is a film made about teenage garbage collectors in Ngaoundéré, a...

The Bastards Down the Road

Filmmaker: Guimaye Juvintus Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroon Duration:  17 minutes Sound: mono Language: Fulfude, French, Baytsawara English Subtitles It was around the 2000s that young indigenous people from the Dza-wanday village in the Far North of Cameroon...

Ladde salori, the impossible life in the bush

Ladde salori, the impossible life in the bush

Filmmaker: Hamidou Hamidou Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroun Duration:  36 minutes Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde, French English and French Subtitles The film “Laddé Salori” the impossible life in the bush” portrays three Mbororo Fulani refugees’ brothers from the Central...

Accueil: Behind the stories

Filmmaker: Renato Duque Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroon Duration:  30 minutes Sound: mono Language: Dii, Fulfulde, Mboum, French, English English Subtitles How can I portray anthropological content after staying for mere ninety days in the field? The answer is to...

When a River Becomes a Border

When a River Becomes a Border

Filmmaker: Layio Robi Year of production: 2020 Location: Cameroon Duration:  25 minutes Sound: mono Language: French, Shuwa Arabic, Kotoko English Subtitles Blangoua subdivision is the main Cameroonian window on Lake Chad. The Chari river which flows into...

Before The Feast (Attendant la Fête)

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl Year of production: 2018 Location: Cameroon Duration: 25 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Subtitles: English / French / Norwegian Filmed in 8mm, during the Ramadan of 1984 in Ngaoundéré, Northern Cameroon, the film relates the everyday...

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...