Every fifth year, the Ebrié people of Cote d’Ivoire celebrate the transition from adolescence to adulthood. Regardless of what position they hold in society or how modern their everyday-life is, every member of the Ebrié society must dress in traditional attire and submit to the purifying baths, ritual anointing and dancing as well as other elements prescribed by tradition.
The director, French-born Maïmouna N’Diaye is a prolific Senegalese actress, TV-host and filmmaker.
Starting on Mauritius Day, March 12, 2013, AfricaFilms.tv showcases the best emerging film talents of the most surprising island in Africa. 19 shots, 2 animation films and one documentary... In cooperation with Porteurs d'Images, association for the promotion of Mauritian culture.