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Zan boko [videorecording] / avec la participation de l'UNESCO, produit avec le concours de Société nationale de distribution et d'exploitation cinématographiques du Burkina (SONACIB) ... [et al.] ; scénario et réalisation, Gaston J.M. Kaboré.

Publication:
San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, [199-]
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series:
Library of African cinema
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Other Title:
English title on external container: Homeland
Subjects:
Urbanization -- Burkina Faso -- Drama.
Burkina Faso -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Africa, West -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Motion pictures, Burkinabe.
Feature films.
Social problem films.
Language:
In Moré and French with English subtitles.
System Details:
VHS - NTSC.
Summary:
A rural family's world is brutally disrupted when their ancestral village is absorbed by the expanding boundaries of their country's largest city. A crusading journalist takes up their cases against the powerful interests whose policies overwhelm traditional African society.
Participant:
Joseph Nikiema, Colette Kaboré, Celestin N. Zongo.
Credits:
Director of photography, Sekou Ouedraogo ; camera, Issaka Thiombiano ; editors, Andrée Davanture, Marie-Jeanne Kanyala ; music, Henri Guedon, Don Cherry.
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
A foreign film (Burkina Faso).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Kaboré, Gaston, 1951- , Director, Screenwriter
Kaboré, Colette. , Actor
Nikiema, Joseph. , Actor
Zongo, Celestin N. , Actor
Unesco. , Sponsor
Société nationale de distribution et d'exploitation cinématographiques du Burkina. , Producer
California Newsreel (Firm) , Distributor
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
22549274