There are also the short movies of #cineyagoua in the program of the IsReal festival, Sunday 6 May at 4 pm at the Lilliu auditorium in Nuoro. Andrea Mura and I will present the short films made in Camerun in February 2018 during the development cooperation project through the cinema Cine Yagoua, which involved twelve boys and girls from the province of the Extreme Nord.
UN DIMANCHE AU VILLAGE
Italia, Camerun 2018 – HD, colore, 20 minuti
Regia // Directed by Zamandje Roger, Haranga Laurent, Soupoursou Dieudonne
Zamandje, Haranga and Souporsou are from the Masa villages surrounding the Lake Guerè, in the far North of Cameroon. With this documentary, they narrate the territory and its ancient traditions in a period of deep cultural transformations, suspended between an ancestral past and an intrusive modernity.
PREPARATION DU BILBIL DE ABBE
Italia, Camerun 2018 – HD, colore, 6 minuti – v.o. francese sott. italiano
Regia // Directed by Sinama Sainte Claire
In Cameroon, the bilbil, a millet beer, is prepared by women. Abbe is a widow and every Thursday she prepares her bilbil and sells it at the cabaret to sustain her large family.
Italia, Camerun 2018 – HD, colore, 11 min – v.o. francese sott. italiano
Regia // Directed by Hamaita Soumai Celestine in collaborazione con Domota
Soumai Leya, Adiafa Soumai Awali Anasthasie, Dzitchak Patrice Junior
Repeatedly oppressed by her stepmother Amina, the young Fati decides to leave her father’s house. The film deals with a very current and felt issue in Cameroon: child abuse by their stepmothers.
Info Cine Yagoua: cineyagoua.wordpress.com