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A day in the life of a village in Africa

Author: Christopher D Roy
Publisher: [United States] : Christopher D. Roy, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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Shows a typical day in Sayaga, a farming village in Burkina Faso. Includes scenes of food preparation, house building, children in school, traditional work, a funeral, and music.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Documentary
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher D Roy
OCLC Number: 57600621
Notes: Running time printed on container: "60 minutes".
Actual running time: 39 min. 26 sec.
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
"Filmed in 2002 by Christopher D. Roy, Professor of African art at the University of Iowa"--Container.
Credits: Producer & director of photographer, Christopher D. Roy.
Event notes: 2002
"Locations: Funeral in Sayaga; Pottery in Pelignan; Smithing in Sifarasso; Masks in Sawara; Diviner in Bobo; Street scene in Accra; Fishing in Cape Coast; Fufu in Ho; Lunch in Tema".
Description: 1 videodisc (40 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Details: DVD format; DVD-R.
Contents: Accra --
Ewe funeral --
Fishing --
Fufu for lunch --
Nice homes --
Vill. of Sayaga --
Greet elders --
Kitchen --
Night music --
Women dancing --
Pounding mortar --
Cooking cassava --
Women singing --
School --
Clinic --
Preparing food --
Weaving --
Nouna masks --
Spinning --
Building house --
Forging iron --
Pottery --
Firing pottery --
Hoeing fields --
Soccer --
Funeral --
Divination.
Responsibility: [produced] by Christopher D. Roy ; [powered by CustomFlix].

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Shows a typical day in Sayaga, a farming village in Burkina Faso. Includes scenes of food preparation, house building, children in school, traditional work, a funeral, and music.

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