À la recherche d’Aline

  • 27'
  • Switzerland
  • 2020
Director Rokhaya Marieme Balde returns to Senegal to honour local hero Aline Sitoe Diatta, through re-enactments and interviews with locals. Seamlessly floating between fiction and documentary, she digs up her own roots and presents different angles on the life of a woman who inspires to this day.
Director
Rokhaya Marieme Balde
Country of production
Switzerland
Production Year
2020
Festival Edition
IFFR 2021
Length
27'
Medium
DCP
International title
Seeking Aline
Languages
Wolof, French
Producer
Delphine Jeanneret
Production Company
HEAD Geneva University of Art and Design
Sales
HEAD Geneva University of Art and Design
Screenplay
Delphine Jeanneret
Cinematography
Nicolas Gallardo
Editor
David Nguyen
Sound Design
Akim Beb Abass Sow
Music
Hadrien Hepp