Compétition internationale
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Fire
(Ta dona)

by Adama DRABO

In the Bambara village of Farabougou, south of the Sahara, the rainy season comes to an end. Although the crops seem promising, the villagers are worried as the local sorcerer has predicted terrible droughts and pires. For Sidy, a young water and forestry engineer who has lived for some time in the village, it is the beginning of a long journey in search of a plant, known for its seven healing powers, the seventh of which has been lost over the years. His quest takes him into the unknown and mystical world of the Bambara society and culture.

  • Titre français
    Au feu
  • Original title
    Ta dona
  • Titre international
    Fire
  • Scénario
    Adama Drabo
  • Photo
    Lionel Cousin
  • Montage
    Rose Evans Decraene
  • Musique
    Banzoumana Sissoko
  • Interprétation
    Fily Traoré, Pjemeba Diawara, Ballamoussa Keita, Abdou Samake, Diarrah Sanogo
  • Production
    KoraFilms- Bamako,
  • Support de projection
    35 mm

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