Yeelen [videorecording] = Brightness / Filimu SISE / Cissé Films
- Library of African cinema
- Relates the story of Nianankoro, a young warrior destined to destroy a corrupt older society, known as the Komo cult, and with it his father and himself. Follows Nianankoro on a quest across arid Bambara, Fulani, and Dogon lands, and through a cross section of West African cultures and folklore. Concludes with a climactic flash of light to signify a new purified world order.
- Related Titles:
- In Bambara wih English subtitles.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Producer and director, Souleymane Cisse.
- Technical Details:
- VHS format.
View MARC record | catkey: 1690560