Children of noma

Genre : Social
Type : Documentary
Column : History/society
Year of production : 2005
Format : Mid-length

100.000 children die each year in Africa, South America and South Asia because of this illness called NOMA that might be overthrown quite easily.
Shot in Niger, this film shows the work of some doctors and surgical teams who try to save children from what is supposed to be their destiny.

Documentary by Christian Lajoumard

2005 - Niger - 53'

16/9 - Color - Stéréo - Beta Digital
French/ English Version

Image: Christian Lajoumard
Sound : Raoul Fruhauf
Editing : Marie Laure Désidéri

Production: Acrobates Films (Paris)
Support: C.N.C and CITYZEN TV.
In collaboration with the association Sentinelles (


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