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Great African films. Vol. 1 (2007)
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DVD 023 707
Great African films. Vol. 1
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Faraw!: An impoverished Songhai mother struggles to provide for her family in northeastern Mali.
Haramuya: The patriarch of a Muslim family living in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso struggles to reconcile his traditional beliefs with his sons' thoroughly modern lifestyles.
New York, NY : ArtMattan Productions ; [Chicago, Ill.] : Distributed by Facets Video, [2007?]
Faraw!: In Songhai with English subtitles.
Haramuya: In Bambara with English subtitles.
2 DVDs (170 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
Burkina Faso
Centre national de production cinématographique du Mali
Films de la Dune Rose
3B Productions
Lolo Films
ArtMattan Productions
Ascofare, Abdoulaye
Ascofare, Abdoulaye
Touré, Drissa
Cast for Faraw!: Aminata Ousmane, Safiatou Mahamane, Balla Moussa Keita, Oumar M'Barek, Hamel M'Barek. Cast for Haramuya: Abdoulaye Kaba, Abdoulaye Komboudri, Ali Malagouin, Sidiki Sanogo, Ramata N'Diaye Tall.
Special features: filmmaker bio (Ascofare); director's statement (on Haramuya, by Toure).
Songhai (African people) Mali Drama.
Mothers Mali Drama.
Muslim families Burkina Faso Ouagadougou Drama.
Muslims Burkina Faso Ouagadougou Drama.
Mali Social conditions Drama.
Mali Drama.
Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) Social conditions Drama.
Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) Drama.
Feature films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Mali.
Motion pictures, Burkina Faso.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Genre: Motion pictures, Burkina Faso
Genre: Motion pictures, Mali
Year: 2000s
Spoken language: Bambara
Spoken language: Songhai
Title: Great African films. Vol. 1
Director: Ascofare, Abdoulaye
Actor: Kaba, Abdoulaye
Actor: Keita, Balla Moussa
Actor: Komboudri, Abdoulaye
Actor: Mahamane, Safiatou
Musical score composer: Barry, Harouna
Musical score composer: Dicko, Ibrahim Hamma
Production studio: 3B Productions
Production studio: ArtMattan Productions
Production studio: Centre national de production cinématographique du Mali
Production studio: Films de la Dune Rose
Country of production: Burkina Faso
Country of production: Mali
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes