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Becoming a Man, Becoming a Man in Melanesia
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 52 mins
Becoming a Man in Melanesia follows the epic ordeals of two young men who live on separate islands. And though they will never meet each other, they share a common, singular goal : to make the difficult passage into manhood. Each will face a grueling initiation ritual. To achieve this adult status in Melanesia, Ju...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 52 mins
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Elephants and the Mnongs
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in The Ivory Knights (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 9 mins
The Mnongs of Central Vietnam are known for their ability to capture and tame elephants. At 78, Macun is too old to hunt but he is still a great tamer, the last to know the secrets which link man and the elephants. Capture and taming form a cycle, which must never be interrupted.
in The Ivory Knights (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 9 mins
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Keepers of the Forest, Keepers of the Forest: Saving The Spider Monkey
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Keepers of the Forest (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2000), 26 mins
Leikerio is a Massaï. He works at the Lewa reserve at the foot of Mount Kenya and he is responsible for the protection of the 39 rhinoceroses living in the sanctuary. Like many other species, the rhino is threatened with extinction and the protection of guardian angels like Leikerio represents their only chance o...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Keepers of the Forest (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2000), 26 mins
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Keepers of the Forest, Keepers of the Forest: The Guardian Of Nariva
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Keepers of the Forest (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2000), 26 mins
Leikerio is a Massaï. He works at the Lewa reserve at the foot of Mount Kenya and he is responsible for the protection of the 39 rhinoceroses living in the sanctuary. Like many other species, the rhino is threatened with extinction and the protection of guardian angels like Leikerio represents their only chance o...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Keepers of the Forest (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2000), 26 mins
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Little Man, 10, Jean
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 10 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
Life is not always taught on school benches. In many countries, children must first learn ancestral traditions and know-hows. This series invites kids to travel the world and discover other lifestyles and ways of growing up. Each episode features a different child who is initiated by an elder to a special task in...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 10 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
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Little Man, 14, Telkon
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 14 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
Life is not always taught on school benches. In many countries, children must first learn ancestral traditions and know-hows. This series invites kids to travel the world and discover other lifestyles and ways of growing up. Each episode features a different child who is initiated by an elder to a special task in...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 14 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
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Little Man, 31, Little Man, Episode 31: Thang Gong
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Little Man, 31 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2012), 6 mins
Life is not always taught on school benches. In many countries, children must first learn ancestral traditions and know-hows. This series invites kids to travel the world and discover other lifestyles and ways of growing up. Each episode features a different child who is initiated by an elder to a special task in...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Little Man, 31 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2012), 6 mins
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Living Cultures, The Makishi Masquerade
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 1 hour 5 mins
Every April, in Zambia, the Makishi demons come to take away young boys. This event celebrates the beginning of the initiation from adolescence to manhood. In the village of Kashushu, this Mukanda ceremony is 500 years old and has been passed down orally for generations. Patrick, the main organizer this year, has...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 1 hour 5 mins
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Living Cultures, Wizards of Wood
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 53 mins
On the northwest coast of Madagascar live the Zafimaniry people, lumbermen famous for their incredible wood crafting abilities. The subtle and poetic geometric patterns of their work translate the principles that guide their lives. Solo and Jean are two young boys who will build a traditional house like their ance...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 53 mins
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Magic Men of Vanuatu
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directed by Benoît Ségur and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2005), 58 mins
In the Vanuatu Islands, some communities live in harmony with Nature and question magicians to calm down the spirits. Two men will bear witness to this fact. On the island of Tanna, Yehuk must capture a secret turtle with the help of magic stones. And on the island of Ambryn, Koran must seek the help of magic men...
directed by Benoît Ségur and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2005), 58 mins
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