Summary

NIGER IS THE FIRST COUNTRY IN AFRICA (EXCEPTED EGYPT) TO HAVE AN INDUSTRY OF CINEMA. MUSTAPHA ALASSAN AND OUMAROU GANDA WERE THE FIRST DIRECTORS.
AL’LÈÈSSI… (WHICH MEANS “A DESTINY” IN SONGHOY) TELLS ABOUT THIS PIONNEERS OF AFRICAN CINEMA THROUGH THE CAREER OF THE FIRST WOMAN TO ACT – IN THE SIXTEES.

Details

Original Title: AL’LÈÈSSI… an african actress
Country of origin: Niger
Original language: Songhoy / Hawsa / French

Cast: Mustapha Alassan – Mahaman Bakabé – Moustapha Diop – Zalika Souley – Boubacar Souna.
Entering organization: SONRHAY EMPIRE PRODUCTIONS
Producing Organization: SONRHAY EMPIRE PRODUCTIONS
Production format: DV CAM
Director: Rahmatou Keïta
Producer: SONRHAY EMPIRE PRODUCTIONS
Scriptwriter: Rahmatou Keïta
Camera: Philippe RADOUX – BAZZINI – THOMAS COJOVI
Sound: Manuel GASQUET – ISSAKA YUSSUFF
Editor: Omar BA – Yero MAÏGA – Sébastien GARCIA
Other key staff: Maryam Keïta – producer
Original work author: Rahmatou Keïta
Music: S. Vaghan / S. Sondheim – T. Bambareyyzee – P. Lhommet – I. H. Dicko.
Decorations : Rahmatou Keïta / Zaddah Balleyyaara