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Circumcision

A Short film by Jean Rouch

Produced by Musée de l'Homme

Production year : 1949

    Synopsis

    Rites and operation of the circumcision of thirty Songhai children on the Niger. Material of this film has been used to make "Les Fils de l'Eau"

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Musée de l'Homme

    Full credits

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Rouch

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Ethnography

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1949

    Runtime :

    15 min

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono