A la recherche de son eau

  • A la recherche de son eau
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2007
Format : Mid-length
Running time : 45 (in minutes)

18-years-old John has lost his mother, and is employed by a lady as water hawker. John's cousin, Arzouma, is back from the village and informs him that his (John's) father wants him to come back for the rainy season with a plough and a ploughing bull. John cannot supply himself properly
because of water rationing. His lady employer threatens
to fire him. John is compelled to work hard to be able to buy the plough and the bull for his father.

Réalisateur/Director : Sawadogo Serge Armel

Scénario/Screenplay: Sawadogo Serge Armel
Images/Camera: Paul Djibila, Mairie-Lou Berral
Son/Sound: Issa Traoré Sénior
Montage/Editing: Mayeri ; Mirailh
Musique/Music: Les frères Kbor, Alfred Minougou, Francis Gbodoussou
Décor/Set design : Bakary Koné

Interprètes/Cast: Rodrigue Ouattara, Wilfrid Bambara, Omar Samaké

Durée/Length: 45'
Format: 35mm - Couleur.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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