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Woubi chéri

Author: Philip Brooks; Laurent Bocahut; Sept/Arte (Firm); Dominant 7 (Firm); California Newsreel (Firm)
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, 1998.
Series: Library of African cinema (Videocassette)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : FrenchView all editions and formats
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"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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Genre/Form: Foreign language films
Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
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.
OCLC Number: 41180391
Credits: Editor, Nadia Ben Rachid.
Description: 1 videocassette (62 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Library of African cinema (Videocassette)
Responsibility: La Sept ARTE & Dominant 7 présentent ; un film de Philip Brooks & Laurent Bocahut.

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"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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Woubi Chéri

(EMRO user published 2016-01-21 ) Very Good Permalink
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...
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