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Zan Boko [videorecording] / un film de Gaston J.M. Kaboré ; scénario et réalisation, Gaston J.M. Kaboré.

Publication:
[San Francisco, CA] : California Newsreel, [2007?]
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series:
Library of African cinema (Videodisc)
The library of African video
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Other Title:
English title on container: Homeland
Subjects:
Urbanization -- Africa, West -- Drama.
Africa, West -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Burkina Faso -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Urbanization -- Burkina Faso -- Drama.
Tales -- Burkina Faso.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Burkina Faso.
Motion pictures, Burkinabe.
Social problem films.
Language:
Credits and titles in French; dialogue in Môre (Mossi), with English subtitles.
System Details:
DVD-R.
Summary:
Zan boko means "the place where the placenta is buried" and symbolizes the continuity between past and present in African village societies. Tells the story of one village swallowed up by one of Africa's large cities and the change from agrarian society to a mass media culture.
Participant:
Joseph Nikiema, Colette Kaboré, Celestin N. Zongo
Credits:
Photography, Sekou Ouedraogo; editors, Andree Davanture, Marie-Jeanne Kanyala; music, Henri Guedon, Don Cherry.
Notes:
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Originally produced in Burkina Faso as a motion picture in 1988.
Contributor:
Kaboré, Gaston, 1951- , Director, Screenwriter
Nikiema, Joseph. , Actor
Kaboré, Colette. , Actor
Zongo, Célestin. , Actor
California Newsreel (Firm) , Producer, Distributor
OCLC:
192051028