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Thomas Sankara

A Short film by Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda

Produced by Myriapodus Films

Production year : 1997

    Synopsis

    From 1983 to 1987, former Upper Volta, an ex French colony and an independent republic since 1960, was known as Burkina Faso (tle land of free and worthy men). In 1984, the country underwent political, social and economic upheaval on a scale never seen before in black Africa : this was the Burkinabé Revolution led by Captain Thomas Sankara.

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Myriapodus Films

    Full credits (6)

    Executive Producer :

    Stephan Oriach

    Director of Photography :

    Stephan Oriach

    Editor :

    Stephan Oriach

    Screenwriter :

    Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda

    Sound Recordist :

    Issaka Thiombiano

    Music Composer :

    Ray Lema

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Politics

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1997

    Runtime :

    26 min

    Visa number :

    92.978

    Visa issue date :

    10/10/1997

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.33

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None