Director, Scenarist (Burkina Faso)

GUY WANTED YAMEOGO has a degree in Sociology from the University of Ouagadougou, and was trained at the School of Cinema and Television in Havana (Cuba), scenario option. He teaches at the Superior institut of the picture and sound (ISIS) of Ouagadougou.

His first film "Si longue que soit la nuit" made ​​in 1996 has won numerous awards, Burkina and internationally. Guy-Désiré Yaméogo prolific filmmaker, made a dozen short films and documentaries on video, most of which focus on children in difficulty.
His film " Le pacte " was awarded in 2003, to Djibril Diop Mambéty Price for the youthfulness .

He also wrote the screenplay for feature film "Nous pas bouger" and "Une femme pas comme les autres” ​​by Abdoulaye Dao .


  • Danse sacrée à Yaka (2008)

  • Quand les éléphants se battent (2006)

  • Si longue que soit la nuit (2003)

  • INA (scénariste)

  • Le pacte (2003)

  • Un pas, deux pas (2001)

  • L’ Homme qui n'arrivait pas mourir

  • La Rupture

  • La Rue n'est pas le paradis