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Cette base de données a pour but de présenter tous les films documentaires rendant compte du réel africain. Ces films sont des films réalisés et produits par des africains, mais aussi des films sur l’Afrique. Cette base de données a été constituée à partir d’une base de données essentiellement francophone, mais cette base ne cherche qu’à devenir la plus exhaustive possible, afin de regrouper dans un même espace le plus d’informations sur les films sur l’Afrique. N’hésitez pas à inscrire vos films !

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Destinée d'un musicien Mossi

Thibault Gerbaud | 2003 | France | 52 minutes
A Burkinabe musician, Zacharia searches the history of his ancestors and of that of his instrument called Baila by the Mossi people. Corresponding to the tradition, his initiative with his grand parents and wardrobe masters reminds us the importance of the oral...

music | Burkina Faso

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Dévalisation

Karim Miské | 1995 | France | 35 minutes
If the farmers could profit of the new situation, up to now, the townspeople have felt the negative effects of what they call "devastuation". Bouri is 13 years old, she is a pupil in Pikine in the suburbs of Dakar. Thanks to her statement, to those of her parents, her friends and her teacher, we...

Economy | Benin | Burkina Faso | Senegal

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Du coq à l'âme

Jacques Faton | 1999 | Belgique | 58 minutes
The organisers of the Graphoui workshop welcome an artist from the Great Lakes region. His presence causes them to set off in quest of an answer for the friends of Central Africa, plunged into the horror of war. Their journey takes them first to the Maison d'Érasme in Brussels, that "prince of...

Art | Burkina Faso | Senegal

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Dunia Zalem

Jean-Paul De Zaeytijd | 2009 | Belgique/France | 57 minutes
A young African woman returns to her country after spending five years in Europe. She is overwhelmed: on every street corner, she passes children working. Many have left their parents to come to work in town, as she did in the past... But what she found normal then shocks her today. Torn between...

identities | Burkina Faso

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Écrans de la liberté

Françoise Thiaville | 1999 | France | 52 minutes
Filmed on the occasion of the 1999 Panafrican Cinema Festival in Ouagadougou, this documentary traces 30 years of cinematography in black Africa by mixing excerpts of films, interviews of film-makers and pictures of the present. From the aftermath of independence to the eve of the third...

cinema | Burkina Faso

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