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Yaaba

Yaaba

A Feature film by Idrissa Ouédraogo

Produced by Arcadia Films, Films de l'Avenir

Release in France : 23/08/1989

    Synopsis

    A small african village. The story focuses on Bila, a ten year old boy who befriends an old woman, Sana. Everybody calls her 'Witch' but Bila himself calls her 'Yaaba' (grandmother). When Bilas cousin Nopoko gets sick it is Sana's medicin who rescues her.

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Executive Producers :

    Arcadia Films, Films de l'Avenir

    Foreign production company :

    Thelma Film AG

    French distribution :

    Pari Films

    Co-production :

    La Sept Cinéma

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Family Films

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    Full credits (14)

    Executive Producers :

    Idrissa Ouédraogo, Michel David

    Screenwriters :

    Idrissa Ouédraogo, Freddy Denaes

    Director of Photography :

    Matthias Kälin

    Sound Assistant :

    Laurent Poirier

    Camera Operator :

    Jean Monsigny

    Continuity supervisor :

    Virginie Barbay

    Costume designer :

    Mariam Sidibé

    Line Producer :

    Freddy Denaes

    Foreign Producer :

    Pierre-Alain Meier

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean-Paul Mugel

    Assistant Operator :

    Benoît Nicoulin

    Editor :

    Loredana Cristelli

    Music Composer :

    Francis Bebey

    Sound Mixer :

    Dominique Dalmasso

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Monde rural

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France (62.0%), Switzerland (38.0%)

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1989

    French release :

    23/08/1989

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    68057

    Visa issue date :

    17/05/1989

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Mono