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Tasuma [videorecording] : (le feu) / Les Films du Mogho présentent un filme de Kollo Daniel Sanou ; une production Les Films du Mogho, ClapAfrik. Sia : le rêve du python = the dream of the python / Sahelís Productions, Les Productions de la Lanterne, la Direction de la Cinématographie Nationale du Burkina présentent un film de Dani Kouyaté
Alternate Title Feu [videorecording]
Sia [videorecording]
Rêve du python [videorecording]
Dream of the python [videorecording]
Title of first film on container: Tasuma : the fighter [videorecording]
New York : ArtMattan Productions ; Chicago : Distributed by Facets Video, [2007?]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997.2 .T378 2007    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Veterans -- Burkina Faso -- Drama
Subject Burkina Faso -- Social conditions -- Drama
Subject(s) Sacrifice of virgins -- Drama
Villages -- Burkina Faso -- Drama
Feature films -- Burkina Faso
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (90 min., 87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Note LIBRARY'S COPY INCLUDES NON-COMMERCIAL PUBLIC PERFORMANCE RIGHTS
Tasuma originally released as a motion picture in 2004. Sia originally released as a motion picture in 2001
Sia adapted from "La légende du Wagadu vue par Sia Yatabéré" by Moussa Diagana
Special features: Tasuma : About the filmmaker. Sia : About the filmmaker
Language Tasuma: French and Mooré with English subtitles
Sia: Bambara with English subtitles
Cast Tasuma: Mamadou Zerbo, Bessani Raoul Khalil, Aï Keïta, Karen Sonia Sanou, Noufou Papa Ouédraogo, Serge Henri, Stanislas Soré
Sia: Sotigui Kouyaté, Habib Dembélé, Hamadoun Kassogué, Ibrahim Baba Cissé, Fatoumata Diawara
Credits Tasuma: Director/screenwriter, Kollo Daniel Sanou ; producer, Toussaint Tiendrebeogo ; music, Cheick Tidiane Seck
Sia: Director/screenwriter, Dani Kouyaté ; music, Daniel Rousseau, Fantani Touré
Contents [disc 1] Tasuma (le feu) -- [disc 2] Sia : le rêve du python
Summary Tasuma: Sogo Sanou, also known as Tasuma, is a war veteran who has attempted to claim his military pension for over 50 years. When he buys a mill for his village, hoping to pay for it with his pension money, and the money doesn't arrive, he is imprisoned for failing to pay his debt. The women of the village organize to free him
Sia: The king of the city of Kombi decides to sacrifice the beautiful young virgin Sia to the snake god to restore the city's prosperity. Sia's fiancé, Lieutenant Mamadi, rebels against the king's decision, and the citizens divide over the proposed sacrifice
Series Great African films ; v. 2
Alternate Author Sanou, Kollo Daniel, 1949-
Kouyaté, Dani
Diagana, Ousmane Moussa, 1951- Légende du Wagadu vue par Sia Yatabéré
Zerbo, Mamadou
Khalil, Bessani Raoul
Keïta, Aï
Kouyaté, Sotigui
Dembélé, Habib
Kassogué, Hamadoun
Films du Mogho (Firm)
ClapAfrik (Firm)
Sahélis Productions
Productions de la lanterne
Burkina Faso. Direction de la cinématographie nationale

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