Abu’s Genie / Le genie d’ Abou

Director: Isabelle Boni-Claverie
Country: Ivory Coast
Year: 1998
Running Time: 10 min.
Language: English

Le Genie d’Abou is a film about Abou, a sculptor who is accompanied by a woman who he wonders is an evil spirit or his muse. Another woman with an extroadinary figure arrives on the scene offering to be his model. Through this scenario the film explores the issues between black and white bodies.