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Initiation à la danse des possédés

A Short film by Jean Rouch

Produced by Musée de l'Homme

Production year : 1949

    Synopsis

    A Songhay woman from the archipelago of Tillaberi (Niger) is initiated in the ritual dances of possession.

    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 :

    Unspecified

    Production year :

    1949

    Runtime :

    22 min

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono