Tilaï

by Idrissa Ouedraogo 1h21min Burkina-Faso 1990
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Tilaï
by Idrissa Ouedraogo

Set in a pre-colonial African past, Tilai is about an illicit love affair and its consequences. Saga returns to his village after an extended absence to discover that his father has taken Nogma, Saga's promised bride, for himself. Still in love with each other, the two begin an affair, although it would be considered incestuous. When the liaison is discovered, Saga's brother, Koudri, pretends to kill Saga for the honor of the family and village. Saga and Nogma flee to another village, but when Nogma's birth mother dies, he returns home. Having brought ruin on the family, Saga is shot by Koudri, who walks off into exile and probable death.

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Casting

  • Rasmane Ouédraogo : Saga
  • Ina Cissé : Nogma
  • Roukietou Barry : Kuilga
  • And with: Assane Ouédraogo, Sibidou Sidibe, Mariam Barry

Credits

  • Director Idrissa Ouedraogo
  • Scenario Idrissa Ouedraogo
  • Photo director Pierre-Laurent Chenieux, Jean Monsigny
  • Sound Alix Comte, Dominique Hennequin
  • Editing Luc Barnier
  • Original music Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Producer Idrissa Ouedraogo
  • Production Compagny Les Films de l'Avenir
  • Distributor La Traverse

Technical information

  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1990
  • Release date for France01/19/1990
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageMoré
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