(EN) 4 Short movies « Wayana’s stories : Times of change »

Stéphane temïtkan malë (Stephane and his twin)

By  Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini and  Jonika Aliwawpoe. France / French Guiana / 2016 / Fiction / 17′

A young man is walking in a bad dream. A mysterious apartment, strange sounds that call him, a man in traditional dress preparing pigments of colors. He wakes up, prepares himself, adjusts his costume. On the road of large space of the Guyanese Space Center, he feels like seeing the man in traditional dress walking. At his office, overwhelmed by his visions, he can not work. He leave in search of the man in the spatial centre.

 

Lobi Di No Man (Impossible Love)

By  Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini and  Jonika Aliwawpoe. France / French Guiana / 2016 / Fiction / 14′

Sylvana, a teenager, lives on the remote shores of the river Maroni in Maripasoula, a town where Native Americans and Bushinenges live side by side. She is bored, surrounded by her brothers. She meets a young Boni during a party by the side of the river. Their eyes shine. But Sylvana’s family forbids this interracial love affair. Then she’s making a dream.

 

Malilu mëkïtpe  (Malilu’s arrival)

By  Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini and  Jonika Aliwawpoe. France / French Guiana / 2016 / Fiction / 29′

In the 1950s, the young Malilu and her family left the territory of Jari to come to the French banks. The pathfinder « Apilipoti » helps them to go through the creeks of all kinds, he feels the dangers all around him, he carries death with him. At night he plays the flute while the young Malilu listens to her grandmother telling the story of the hero Kailawa. Before arriving in the village, a drama will come to forever mark Malilu …

 

Kaïlawa Wayana Akenaptëtpon (Kailawa the man who got he Wayanas together)

By  Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini and  Jonika Aliwawpoe. France / French Guiana / 2016 / Fiction / 15′

Surrounded by warriors and children, he is the mythical founder of the Wayana people. He is the great ruthless warrior, he has killed all the warlike tribes in order to put an end to a terrible period of war. One of the warrior tribes resisted all attacks. To overcome them, Kailawa had to appeal to a strange man. Sikëpuli, the last of the Shamans to hold great powers …

 

Director : Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini

Auteurs : Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini and  Jonika Aliwawpoe
Production : David Crochet for Chercheurs d’Autres
Cinematography : Tarek Sami
Editing : Fabien Daguerre
Sound : Cesar Mamoudy
Sound Design : Pierre Selvini
Music : Pierre Selvini

Fund : European Union (PEJA), Ministère de l’Outre Mer et Ministère de la Culture (FEAC), Le Parc Amazonien, Conseil Général de la Guyane, Mairie de Maripasoula, Région Guyane
Sponsor : Air Caraïbes
Production Partner : Les films du sud, Tic-Tac production
Kind : Documentary
Language : Wayana and french
Available Subtitle : french, english, japanese
Format : HD
Duration : 112 min

Distribution :

France : diffusion(at)chercheursdautres.com

 

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