Front cover image for Faraw! : une mere des sables = Mother of the dunes

Faraw! : une mere des sables = Mother of the dunes

With three difficult children, a crippled, mentally unbalanced husband and no steady income, Zamiatou is the poorest woman in an impoverished desert village in Mali. She could have plenty of money to survive if she would sell her daughter as a prostitute to nearby French settlers, but she refuses to do so. Unfortunately, her family situation continues to spiral downward and she is finally forced to seek outside help
VHS Video, son, 1997
ArtMattan Productions, New York, NY, 1997