Category: Education

Wives

Filmmaker:  Lisbet Holtedahl Year of production: 2018 Location: Cameroon Duration: 85 minutes. Sound: mono Language: Fulfulde Subtitles: English, French Alhajji Ibrahim is an Islamic scholar. For 46 years, he served as judge at the Sultanate of Ngaoundéré...

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 Subtitles: English “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...

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...

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...