Documentary filmmaker (Cameroon)
In the U.S., many of his films including Africa, je te plumerai; A Trip to the Country; Clando; Chief!; Alex's Wedding; and The Colonial Misunderstanding, have been broadcast and featured at festivals across the country. Teno has been a guest of the Flaherty Seminar, an artist in residence at the Pacific Film Archive of the University of California, Berkeley, and has lectured at numerous universities. Most recently, he was a visiting artist at Amherst College as a 2007-08 Copeland Fellow.
- The Colonial Misunderstanding, 2004
- Alex's Wedding, 2002
- A Trip to the Country, 2000
- CHIEF!, 1999
- Clandestine, 1996
- Head in the Clouds, 1994
- Africa, I will fleece you, 1992
- Mister Foot, 1991
- The Last Trip, 1990
- Bikutsi Water Blues, 1988
- La gifle et la caresse, 1987
- Yellow Fever Taxi man, 1985
- Homage, 1985
- Shubbah, 1983
Brilliant at FESPACO, selected for the Golden Globes, the Senegalese cinema is back more than ever on the international scene. Recognizing this potential , the Senegalese government sets up a special fund to support the directors and producers. Deadline for submission of applications 31 January 2014 .
The continent will probably be represented in these two major ceremonies by Gris-Gris from Mahamat-Saleh Haroun (Chad), Winter of discontent Ibrahim from El Batout (Egypt), Tey (Today / Today) from Alain Gomis (Senegal) and God's Horses (Horses of God) from Nabil Ayouch (Morocco).
Today, the world celebrate the Day of Children's Rights. For the occasion, find all our documentaries, animation and movies on children. Whether in South Africa, Senegal and Algeria, the subject of childhood is an inexhaustible source of inspiration.