Saitane

by Oumarou Ganda, Niger, 1973
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A sorcerer (played by the director himself) controls all activities in a village.
Manipulating the different parties, he promises love, good health and riches in exchange for the most extravagant rewards. One day someone exposes him and the sorcerer becomes the laughing stock of the whole village. Desperate, he throws himself off a cliff.

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Original Title
Saitane
Title
Saitane
Directed by
Oumarou Ganda
Country
Niger
Year
1973
Screenplay
Oumarou Ganda
Production
Cabas-Films
Runtime
58 min.
Language
Djerma
Cast
Moussa Alzouma, Oumarou Ganda, Za├»nabou Lobo, Zalika Souley, Damour├ę Zika

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