Marie Madeline – A Female Chief

Synopsis

A woman is to be enthroned as chief in Nkol Ngock I, a small village in Cameroon. This is a rare occurrence in most African societies where the position of chief is customarily handed down from father to son. This documentary presents a rare glimpse into a community undergoing change.

Welsh Connection

Writer/Director/Producer: Florence Ayisi

Production Details

Cinematography: Gavin Northover
Music: James Cooper, Gneghie Sitachie Ulrich

Technical Details

Length: 55 minutes
Format: Unknown
Language: French and Ewondo with English subtitles
Certificate: Unknown

Release

Date: 2018

Festivals

See list
– Welsh Premiere at Watch Africa Film Festvail (online)

Links

Florence Ayisi website 

Rights: Florence Ayisi (Iris Films)
Contact: floitale@gmail.com

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