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Dunia (VOF)
Location
Main screening room
Date
June 7th, 2021
Admission
G
Duration
52 min
Dunia
Directed by
S. Pierre Yameogo
Language
VOF
Actors
Sylvie Ouadba, Adama Kaboré, Appolinaire Zongo, Elisabeth Ouedraogo
Origins
France, Burkina Faso
Year
1987
Duration
52 min
Genre
Drama
Rating
G
Format
35 mm
Synopsis

Nongma, a ten-year-old girl, goes to join her grandmother in a remote village. An official offers to send Nongma's grandmother to school, but she must go to the city. Through the journey of Nongma and her grandmother, "Dunia" raises the problems of women in Burkina Faso, torn between tradition and modernity.

Dunia
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Pierre Yameogo

Pierre Yameogo (1955 – 2019) was a Burkinabé film director and screenwriter. He directed six films since 1987. His film Delwende was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival where it won the Prize of Hope award. (Wikipedia)

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