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The Blood of Women

The Blood of Women

A Short film by Christian Lajoumard

Produced by Acrobates Films

Production year : 2011

    Synopsis

    In the country Pokot, on the border of Uganda and Kenya, the tradition imposes on the young women to be sexually mutilated to reach the stage of an adult. This movie is the testimony of those who live this tradition and mostly undergo it.

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Acrobates Films

    Photos

    Full credits (7)

    Executive Producer :

    Claire Agnès Lajoumard

    Director of Photography :

    Christian Lajoumard

    Editor :

    Marie-Laure Désidéri

    Sound Mixer :

    Raoul Fruhauf

    Screenwriter :

    Christian Lajoumard

    Sound Recordist :

    Arnaud Soulier

    Sound editor :

    Marie-Laure Désidéri

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Sub-genre :

    Portrait

    Themes :

    Medicine, Handicap

    Production language :

    Pokot, Swahili, English

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2011

    Runtime :

    52 min 14 seconds

    Production formats :

    HDV

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None