Notre fille (Cameroon: 1980)


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


Writing: Guillaume Oyono-Mbia and Daniel Kamwa


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.


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.