The pool of miracles

Directed by Marie-Dominique Blanc-Hermeline, Kinou Lefèvre & Gilles Nivet

52 minutes


In Baro, in Guinea Bissau, the Festival of the Pool is the oldest and most important ceremonies of the region. It revolves around an animist rite, based on water, a vital, fertile element so precious in the Savannah region.



Produced with France 5, Cityzen TV and the Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (l’IRD)
With the support of the CNC



Produced by Serge Guez

Images : Gilles Nivet, Christophe Gindre

Sound : Raihannatou Diallo

Editing : Erwan Moreau

Sound Mixing : Nicolas Dambroise


Miscellaneous information

1er prize of the festival “It’s up to you too”
Prize “Coup de coeur” of the festival FRAPNA


Press review

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