My death is not mine
by Charles Auguste Koutou
BURKINA FASO, France - 2014 - 50 MINUTES
In a country like Burkina Faso, where there are around 40% Muslims, 35% Christians and 100% animists, funerals are often the occasion for tension. Those of my father were no exception to the rule and today, I wonder what kinds of funerals will be in store for me when my turn comes ... From there begins for me a comico-tragic investigation which leads me to the different actors of the funeral system: undertakers, Muslims, Catholics, animists, funeral directors ...
Charles Auguste Koutou is an actor and entrepreneur known for My death does not belong to me (2015), The perimeter of Kamsé (2020) and La causa de Kripan (2009).
The dromedary films
2014 : Saint-Louis Documentary Film Festival - Saint Louis (Senegal) - Official selection