Idrissa Ouedraogo


A small African village. The story focuses on Bila, a ten year old boy who befriends an old woman, Sana. Everybody calls her “Witch”, but Bila himself calls her “Yaaba” (grandmother). When Bilas cousin Nopoko gets sick, it is Sana’s medicine who rescues her.

Burkina Faso/F/CH 1989
Regie: Idrissa Ouedraogo
90 min, 35 mm, Farbe, OF mit dt. UT