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My Death Does Not Belong to Me| 50mins
Director: Charles Auguste Koutou | Producer: Carine Chichkowsky
Focus Years: 2014 | Country: France
Subject Tags: africa, belief, culture, europe, france, religion
Quality Tags: Optimistic, Slow, Activating, Harmonizing
In Burkina Faso, where many religions coexist and interconfessional marriage is quite common, funerals are often disputed. Charles-Auguste remembers the quarrels over his father's burial and comes to imagine what his own funeral would look like. Muslims, Christians and animists successively explain what ceremony they will have in store for themselves when their time comes. But Charles-Auguste is a hedonist and expresses quite extravagant wishes for his funeral...
My Death Does Not Belong to Me | 50mins

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