Cinéma du Réel - International documentary film festival

Jean Rouch Centennial, screening

Mammy Water - audio version

Jean Rouch

32 min

First version of Mammy Water' s audio commentary.

Mammy Water

Jean Rouch

1954 / France / 19 min

A film on the fishing techniques and rituals of the Fanti in Ghana, as they relate to the water spirit “Mammy Water”. This special screening offers the chance to discover Jean Rouch’s work on his voice-overs.