Ibrahim Affi: Uncle
Zara Alhassane: Mother
Habiba Almoustapha: Habiba
Rhissa Elryin: Man in Hole
Rhissa Koutata: Bandit #2
Ahmoudou Madassane: Ahmoudou
Guichene Mohamed: Bandit #1
Music: Ahmoudou Madassane
Editing: Darren Hartman
Sound Department: Christoph Fleischer and Tobias Adam
This film has mythical and spiritual aspects. It follows a young man who embarks on a journey to a sacred oasis called Zerzura. On the way he encounters many people that contribute to creating a surreal vision of the Sahara. This movie has aspects of folklore that add to the mythical aspect of the film.
Ham, Robert. "The Lost Cities (and Bluesy Licks) of Zerzura." Portland Mercury, 12 June 2017, (online newspaper)
Bartlet, Oliver. “Section Five: Fescapo 2017: A Discredited Festival.” Black Camera 9.1 (2017): 312-313
Wane, Fatimata. FESCAPO – At Fescapo ‘Wallay’, Initiatory Journey and Return To The Sources of a Frano-Burkinabe Teenager. SyndiGate Media Inc., Paris, 2017. Proquest.