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Into the Delta

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Year
2009
Country
  • Canada
Duration
76min
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The life of a family of fishermen, in the inland delta of the Niger river in Mali, is stricken by the effects of globalization: the rise of the price of oil and basic goods, the collapse of fish stocks and the signs of global warming.

The film reflects the passage of traditions, a relation to history and memory in a region where persist traces of the origins of things.

Details

  • Original title
    Intérieurs du delta
  • Direction
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Sylvain L'Espérance
  • Editing
    René Roberge
  • Sound
    Francine Poirier
  • Duration
    76 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2009
  • Country
    • Canada
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • 51st Festival dei Popoli, Florence, Italy
    • 16th Visions du Réel, Nyon, Suisse
    • 13th Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal
    • 2e festival Filmer le travail, Poitiers, France
    • 30th DOK.fest, Munich, Allemagne
  • Awards
    • Best director, 51th Festival dei Popoli, Florence, Italy

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