At night, the young boy Ama and his companions travel through the bush of Boli Bana. A herd of huge and at the same time benevolent cattle accompanies them. By day, the young girl Aissita is the center of attention of Boli Bana village. A witch has arrived for a ritual: For Assista this is the beginning of adulthood. It is a nomadic and mystic world that comes into being through the eyes of these children. A Fulani childhood in Burkina Faso.
|international title:||Boli Bana|
|original title:||Boli Bana|
|directed by:||Simon Coulibaly Gillard|
|cinematography by:||Simon Coulibaly Gillard|
|film editing:||Nicolas Rumpl|
|producer:||Julie Esparbes, Camille Meynard|
|backing:||RTBF (Télévision belge), WIP - Wallonie Images Production, CBA - Centre Bruxellois de l’Audiovisuel, Centre du Cinéma et de l’Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles|