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|Genre/Form:||Foreign language films
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Philip Brooks; Laurent Bocahut; Sept/Arte (Firm); Dominant 7 (Firm); California Newsreel (Firm)
|Language Note:||In French with English subtitles.|
|Credits:||Editor, Nadia Ben Rachid.|
|Description:||1 videocassette (62 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.|
|Series Title:||Library of African cinema (Videocassette)|
|Responsibility:||La Sept ARTE & Dominant 7 présentent ; un film de Philip Brooks & Laurent Bocahut.|
"Woubi Chéri is the first film to give African homosexuals a chance to describe their world in their own words. Often funny, sometimes ribald, but always real, this documentary introduces us to gender pioneers demanding their right to construct a distinct African homosexuality"--California Newsreel Web site.
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Educational Media Reviews Online (1)
(EMRO user published 2016-01-21 )
This video is a snapshot documentary in the very best sense. The footage is made up of unscripted conversations with gay men (woubis) from the Ivory Coast - sometimes one-on-one, sometimes in groups. It seems to have been filmed over the course of a few days or weeks, segments of which were then...
- Gays -- Côte d'Ivoire -- Abidjan -- Social life and customs.
- Gay men -- Côte d'Ivoire -- Abidjan -- Social life and customs.
- Transvestites -- Côte d'Ivoire -- Abidjan.
- Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) -- Social life and customs.
- Gay men -- Social life and customs.
- Gays -- Social life and customs.
- Manners and customs.
- Côte d'Ivoire -- Abidjan.
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