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Sigui 67 : L'Enclume de Yougo

A Short film by Jean Rouch

Produced by CNRS Images

Production year : 1967

    Synopsis

    Shows the beginning of the sextenary festival of the Sigui among the Dogon of the Bandiagara cliff. They brew sacramental beer, make decorations and costumes, begin festivities then set of in a procession that will not return to its starting point for seven years.

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    CNRS Images

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Ethnography

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1967

    Runtime :

    38 min

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono