Notre fille (Cameroon: 1980)

Director

Daniel Kamwa

Cast list

Nicole Okala as Colette
Daniel Kamwa as André
Stanislas Awona as Mbarga
Elise Atangana as Mme Mbarga
Berthe Mbia as Charlotte Mbarga
Florence Niasse as Maria
Lucien Mamba as Le domestique
Berthe Ebe Evina as Martha

Credits

Writing: Guillaume Oyono-Mbia and Daniel Kamwa

Synopsis

An aging village chief entrenched in traditional Cameroonian ways clashes with his daughter.  She was educated in France to help support the family, but has taken on the trappings of Western Europeans.

Reviews

Obenson, Tambay A. "Africa At The Oscars: Best Foreign Language Film Submissions From The Continent - Cameroon." Indiewire. N.p., 14 Nov. 2012. Web. 8 May 2014.

Academic articles:

Sloan, Jane. “Reel Women: An International Directory of Contemporary Feature Films about Women”. N.p.: Scarecrow, 2007. Print.