WorldCat Identities

AFIX Productions

Overview
Works: 6 works in 17 publications in 3 languages and 595 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Internet videos  Educational films  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Motion pictures  Historical films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by AFIX Productions
Keïta! : l'héritage du griot = The heritage of the griot( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film presents a dramatization of one of the most important works of African oral tradition, the Sundjata Epic, framed in the story of a djéliba, a master griot or bard, who arrives at the home of a young boy to teach him "the meaning of his name." The legend of the boy's distant ancestor, Sundjata Keïta, who rose from unpromising beginnings to found the great of Milian trading empire of the 13th cent., initiates the boy into the traditions his family has rejected
Keïta!, l'héritage du griot = Keita!, the heritage of the griot( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Dyula and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on one of the most important works of African oral literature, the Sundjata epic. When a djéliba, a master griot or bard, arrives mysteriously at the home of Mabo Keïta to teach him "the meaning of his name," the boy and griot are inevitably brought into conflict with his Westernized mother and schoolteacher, who have rejected African tradition. The griot reveals to Mabo the story of his distant ancestor, Sundjata Keïta, the 13th century founder of the great Malian trading empire
Keita : the Heritage of the Griot( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Sundjata Epic, one of the most important works of African oral literature. When a djéliba, a master griot or bard, arrives mysteriously at the home of Mabo Keïta to teach him "the meaning of his name," the boy and griot are inevitably brought into conflict with his Westernized mother and schoolteacher, who have rejected African tradition. The griot reveals to Mabo the story of his distant ancestor, Sundjata Keïta, the 13th century founder of the great Malian trading empire
Keïta! : l'héritage du griot by Dany Kouyate( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in Dyula and French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an important work of African oral literature, the Sundjata epic. When a djéliba, a master griot or bard, arrives mysteriously at the home of Mabo Keïta to teach him "the meaning of his name," the boy and griot are inevitably brought into conflict with his Westernized mother and schoolteacher, who have rejected African tradition. The griot reveals to Mabo the story of his distant ancestor, Sundjata Keïta, the 13th century founder of the great Malian trading empire
Keïta! l'héritage du griot = Keïta! : the heritage of the griot( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in Dyula and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Sundjata Epic, one of the most important works of African oral literature. When a djéliba, a master griot or bard, arrives mysteriously at the home of Mabo Keïta to teach him "the meaning of his name," the boy and griot are inevitably brought into conflict with his Westernized mother and schoolteacher, who have rejected African tradition. The griot reveals to Mabo the story of his distant ancestor, Sundjata Keïta, the 13th century founder of the great Malian trading empire
Silmande : Tourbillon by S. Pierre Yameogo( Visual )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In a fictitious West African town, corruption is rife. Mouni wants a goverment rice contract long held by Lebanese merchants, and feels the time is ripe for a shift to black-owned companies. The Lebanese, however, know more about the money-laundering scheme of the trade minister and are not about to relinquish the power brought by their knowledge. Change is slow in coming, and black on black exploitation is still a fact of life in this new Africa
 
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.24 for Keita : th ... to 0.69 for Silmande : ...)

Languages
Dyula (11)

French (5)

English (1)