Ashes and Life

Reference

137

Duration

01:40:00

Production year

1984

Versions

Original material

SD
4/3
Color
Sound

Summary

Every year, in Côte d'Ivoire, the Baoule people burn savanna at the edge of the forest zone to regenerate it. The film shows the behavior of the wildlife as the fire advances, and the recolonization of the savanna by the fauna and flora after the fire.

Author(s)

CNRS Images,

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