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Original title Ouaga Girls
Film type Feature
Category Documentary
Average rating 2,94 / 5
Director
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Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 2017-08-25

Plot summary

A group of young women from Ouagadougou study at a girl school to become car mechanics. The class mates becomes their port of safety, joy and sisterhood, all while they are going through the...

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Festival contact (documentary):

Sara Rüster
+46 8 665 11 41
sara.ruster@filminstitutet.se

Josefina Mothander
+46 8 665 12 67
Josefina.mothander@filminstitutet.se

 

Titles

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Project Coordinator
Director of Photography
Music
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Sound Design
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Administration
Location Manager
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Assistant to the Producer
Post Production Supervisor
Film Commissioner
Color Grading
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Re-recording Mixer
Graphic Design
Translation
Legal Advisor
Trailer
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Plot summary

A group of young women from Ouagadougou study at a girl school to become car mechanics. The class mates becomes their port of safety, joy and sisterhood, all while they are going through the life changing transition into becoming adults in a country boiling with political changes.

Swedish censorship / rating

Certificate number 204710
Date 2017-08-15
Classification Allowed for all


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Width DCP
Length in minutes 83 min


Production location

Burkina Faso 2014 2015
Ouagadougou

Release dates

Festival showing 2017-01-28 Göta Göteborg Sweden 80 min Göteborg Film Festival 2017
Release in Sweden 2017-08-25 Sweden
Festival showing 2017-03-10 Filmstaden Söder Stockholm Sweden 82 min Tempo dokumentärfestival 2017.

Soundtrack listing

Original title Katougou - Dubious remix
By Saïdou Richard Traore
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth


Original title Underground
By Jenny Wilson
Musical Arrangement Jenny Wilson


Original title M.B.T.
By Kaffe Takk
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth


Original title C'est le mort sur le Dancefloor
By Kaffe Takk
Toffie T
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth


Original title Denke Denke
By Dicko Fils


Original title Sabali
By Saïdou Richard Traore
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth


Original title Exam
By Christoffer Roth
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth


Original title Les plus important c'est l'amou
By Hanneke
Peter Jacobs
Musical Arrangement Christoffer Roth
Jude25


Original title Afriki pagba
By Mai Lingani


Awards

Nöjesguiden Magazine Stockholm Prize Stockholm 2017 (kategori Media)
Prize Karthago 2017 Prix du CREDIF pour la création cinématographique feminine

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


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