Tasuma

Director: Daniel Sanou Kollo
Countries: Burkina Faso
Year: 2003
Running Time: 85 min.
Language: Dioula

tasuma

This comedy tells the story of Sogo, a Burkinabé veteran of the French Army who is finally due his war pension. With mounting debts and his efforts at collecting leading nowhere, Sogo goes back to the official one last time with gun in hand.

About the Director

Kollo Daniel Sanou

Kollo Daniel Sanou pictureBiography: Kollo Daniel Sanou was born in 1949 in Borodougou in Burkina Faso. He studied at the Institut National des Arts in Abidjan, Ivory Coast and at the Conservatoire Libre du Cinéma Français in Paris, France. He has made over 25 documentary and cartoon films since 1977. In 2001, he helped with the television production Taxi brousse, for which he directed 8 films.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
Tasuma (2004).

Filmography:
Paweogo (1983);
Jigi- L’espoir (1992);
Sababu (1993);
Tasuma (2003).