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Hunting the Lion with Bow and Arrow

Hunting the Lion with Bow and Arrow

A Feature film by Jean Rouch

Produced by Films de la Pléiade

Release in France : 07/06/1967

    Synopsis

    Documentary on the lion hunting Gows of the savannah south of Morocco. They are the descendants of the Songhai, who were repulsed by Moroccan warriors in the 15th century and preserve the secret of poisoned arrows.

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Films de la Pléiade

    French distribution :

    Films de la Pléiade

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Les Films du Jeudi

    Full credits (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Pierre Braunberger

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Rouch

    Assistant Director :

    Damouré Zika

    Editors :

    José Matarasso, Dov Hoenig

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Ethnography

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1965

    French release :

    07/06/1967

    Runtime :

    1 h 28 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    30782

    Visa issue date :

    21/06/1967

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Color type :

    Color