The gods have declared the drought of the country. There seems to be no hope. A holy man summoned by the king requires the sacrifice of a young woman to put an end to their anger. A young man in love decides to go in search of water to save the girl from a tragic end, but when he returns with good news it's too late: the genie had his satisfaction and Toula has already disappeared in the holy swamp.
|Original Title||Toula ou le génie des eaux|
|German Title||Toula oder das Genie des Wassers|
|French Title||Toula ou le génie des eaux|
|Other Titles||Toula or the Genie of the Water|
|Directed by||Moustapha Alassane|
|Production||A. H. Tahoua Productions|
1st America Black Film Festival, 1977.
New York, December 1977.
15th Festival of Kerala
FACAT Festival de Cine africano, Spain
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