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Djembefola

Djembefola

A Feature film by Laurent Chevallier

Produced by Rhea productions, Arcanal

Release in France : 16/11/1992

    Synopsis

    Mamady Keita is one of the greatest djembé player in Guinea, and the djembé is the "king" of Mandinka instruments. He first attracted notice as a soloist in the National Ballets and since then has had an international career and now lives in Brussels. Today, he's decided to return to Guinea to see his village and revisit traditions he left 26 years ago...

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Rhea productions, Arcanal

    French distribution :

    Les Films d'Ici

    Co-production :

    La Sept Cinéma

    Full credits (8)

    Executive Producer :

    Béatrice Korc

    Directors of Photography :

    Laurent Chevallier, Amar Arhat

    Production manager :

    Patricia Conord

    Editor :

    Marie Quinton

    Screenwriters :

    Laurent Chevallier, Pierre Marcault

    Sound recordists :

    Pierre Excoffier, Olivier Schwob

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Robert Schlockoff

    Sound Mixer :

    Dominique Dalmasso

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Production language :

    French, African dialect

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1992

    French release :

    16/11/1992

    Runtime :

    1 h 5 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    75401

    Visa issue date :

    03/02/1992

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR