Dance to the Spirits

79 minutes

An investigation into the medical practices of the Evuzok tribe of South Cameroon, through the work of local practitioner Mwa Owana Pierre. Engrossing, atmospheric documentary about a world unknown to Western societies.

An Únicamente Severo Films/Films 59 presentation/production, co-produced by Televisió de Catalunya; developed with the support of the MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the collaboration of IDEC/Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
Directed and photographed (Image Film) by Ricardo Íscar; produced by Daria Esteva, Pere Portabella; screenplay by Mr. Íscar, Ms. Esteva, inspired by the book by Lluis Mallart, El Sistema Médic d'una Societat Africana - Els Evuzok del Camerun; anthropology consultant, Mr. Mallart; sound, Sosthène Fokam Kamga; film editors, Núria Esquerra, Raúl Cuevas.
Screened: DocLisboa 2010 competitive selection advance DVD screener, Lisbon, October 9th 2010.


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