Souleymane Cissé [Philippe Fréling, 2001]

  • Souleymane Cissé [Philippe Fréling, 2001]
Genre : Biography
Type : Documentary
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2001
Format : Short
Running time : 13 (in minutes)

Souleymane Cissé se considera como un cineasta comprometido : "Modestamente, sé que las imágenes que creo servirán a alguien más, en alguna parte". Este enfoque se opone a una visión "etnográfica" de África. Sus imágenes, de una gran poesía, encierran cierta creencia : están hechas para partir, para abrirse …

Souleymane Cissé considers himself to be a committed filmmaker : "I know that what I produce in terms of images can, in some way, be useful to others". This approach is in contrast to the "ethnographical" approach used in Africa. His highly poetic images encompass a certain belief : they are made to go forth and to open up…


  • 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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