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Yenendi de Ganghel, le village foudroyé

A Short film by Jean Rouch

Produced by CNRS Images

Production year : 1968

    Synopsis

    A lightning bolt strikes the home of a family in a fishing village along the River Niger. To rid themselves of this bad omen of celestial anger the inhabitants take preventative measures and conduct a ceremony to honour the gods.

    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 :

    1968

    Runtime :

    35 min

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono