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The Human Pyramid

The Human Pyramid

A Feature film by Jean Rouch

Produced by Films de la Pléiade

Release in France : 19/04/1961

    Synopsis

    Set in a mixed school for white and coloured pupils at Abidjan, this docu-drama shows how working together to make the film changes their attitude towards each other. The arrival of Nadine, a new student, is also the starting point for a discussion about interratial relationships.

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Films de la Pléiade

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Les Films du Jeudi

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Pierre Braunberger

    Sound Recordist :

    Michel Fano

    Director of Photography :

    Louis Miaille

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary, Fiction

    Themes :

    Education, Adolescence

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1961

    French release :

    19/04/1961

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    22992

    Visa issue date :

    18/05/1961

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono