Fanta Régina Nacro

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Fanta Régina Nacro (born 4 September 1962) is a film director from Burkina Faso. She received her first degree in audiovisual science and techniques from INAFEC in 1986 and also earned a Master’s Degree in Film and Audiovisual Studies at the Sorbonne.

Her first film was a short called Un Certain Matin (1992). Since then she has produced a number of short films, often taking a humorous perspective on the traditions of her country and the complexity of relations between tradition and modernity. Bintou has won over twenty prizes in international festivals and won the Fespaco prize for best short film in 2001.

Fanta Régina Nacro made her first full length film, Night of Truth (La Nuit de la vérité) in 2004.

Filmography[edit]

  • 1991 Un Certain Matin (15 minutes)
  • 1993 L'Ecole au coeur de la vie (13 minutes)
  • 1995 Puk Nini (32 minutes)
  • 1997 Femmes capables (23 minutes)
  • 1997 La Tortue du Monde (23 minutes)
  • 1998 Le Truc de Konaté (33 minutes)
  • 1999 Florence Barrigha (26 minutes)
  • 2000 Relou (5 minutes)
  • 2000 Laafi Bala (26 minutes)
  • 2001 La bague aux doigt (5 minutes)
  • 2001 Une volonté de fer (5 minutes)
  • 2001 La voix de la raison (5 minutes)
  • 2001 Bintou (31 minutes)
  • 2002 En parler ça aide (17 minutes)
  • 2003 Vivre positivement (42 minutes)
  • 2004 La Nuit de la Verité (Night of Truth, 100 minutes)

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