Whistle (The)

  • Sifflet (Le)
Genre : Fantasy
Type : Fiction
Original title : Apito (O) [Brésil] | Ilay sifflet [Madagascar]
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2004
Format : Short
Running time : 22 (in minutes)
http://laterit.fr/index.php?lg=en&page=fichetech&num_film=64

Samba and his wife Coumba are a blind couple. They have earned their living by singing in the streets of Dakar for 35 years. One day, a bus strike forces them to walk their way through the fields to get to the city. They sing, argue, and fight as all old couples do. In the quiet of a flourishing nature, they try to picture how the world looks like. Until they come across a magic whistle...

director: As Thiam
script: As Thiam
music: Wasis Diop
photography: Cesar Paes and Michel Berck
editing: Agnès Contensou
producer: Marie-Clémence Paes
sound: Alioune M'Bow
sound editor: Alexis Durand
sound mixing: Stéphane de Rocquigny
cast: Mame Ndoumbe Diop and James Campbell
production: Laterit productions
co-produced by: GTVS (Sénégal)
with the support of: Commission Européenne (Fonds Européen de Développement) and Fonds Francophone de Production Audiovisuelle du Sud

runing time: 22 minutes
format: 35 mm
ratio: 1:66
footage : 627 m
visa: 110174
year of production: 2004

original languages: Wolof, French

FESTIVALS / AWARDS

Bronze Tanit - 20èmes Journées Cinématographiques de Carthage - Tunisia
Special Mention - FESPACO - Ouagadougou - Burkina-Faso
Public Award - Festival Plein Sud de Cozes - France
Special Mention - Youth Jury - Fest Int du Cinema Africain - Milan - Italy


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MADAGASY

mpamorona: As Thiam
mpanoratra: As Thiam
mozika: Wasis Diop
sary: Cesar Paes et Michel Berck
fandrindrana: Agnès Contensou
prodokotera: Marie-Clémence Paes
mpaka feo: Alioune M'Bow
montage son: Alexis Durand
mixage: Stéphane de Rocquigny
mpilalao: Mame Ndoumbe Diop et James Campbell
production: Laterit productions
co-producteurs: GTVS (Sénégal)
bailleurs de fond: Commission Européenne (Fonds Européen de Développement) et Fonds Francophone de Production Audiovisuelle du Sud

halavana: 22 minutes
karazany bande : 35 mm
ratio: 1:66
metrazy: 627 m
visa: 110174
taona: 2004

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Um casal de cegos, Samba e sua esposa Coumba, vivem de medicidade. Um dia, uma greve de transporte os obrigam à caminhar até Dakar, atravessando a única região verde de toda a vila. No meio de flores, cores, cantos de pássaros, eles imaginam o mundo ao redor, descrevem-o e defendem com paixão seus argumentos.

De repente, numa clareira, algo maravilhoso aparece, na forma de um apito mágico…

diretor: As Thiam
roteiro: As Thiam
música: Wasis Diop
fotografia: Cesar Paes e Michel Berck
edição: Agnès Contensou
produtor: Marie-Clémence Paes
som: Alioune M'Bow
montagem som : Alexis Durand
mistura de som: Stéphane de Rocquigny
interpretação: Mame Ndoumbe Diop e James Campbell
produção: Laterit productions
uma coprodução: GTVS (Sénégal)
apoio: Commission Européenne (Fonds Européen de Développement) e Fonds Francophone de Production Audiovisuelle du Sud

duração: 22 minutes
formato: 35 mm
ratio: 1:66
metragem: 627 m
visa: 110174
ano: 2004

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