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Hell's Miners of Potosi
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directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001; produced by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 53 mins
At an altitude of 4,700 meters, Bolivian miners are disappearing everyday into the depths of the Potossi mountain. Poisoned by the dust, exhausted by hypoxia, and threatened by collapsing, they tirelessly dig the rock, in a suffocating atmosphere. Eduardo, a 22 years old boy, dreams of making a fortune here, and i...
directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001; produced by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 53 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: The Faithful Bird
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directed by Jean Queyrat, 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 Jean Queyrat, 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 Living Forest
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directed by Jean Queyrat, 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 Jean Queyrat, 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, Banda & Mata
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directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man (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 Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
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Overseas Legends, Yadav, The Last Refuge
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directed by Benoît Ségur and Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, in Overseas Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 1996), 31 mins
Today, there is in our ordinary and structured world, people who are now shaping the legends of tomorrow, thanks to their direct contact with nature: fishermen, hunters, nature keepers... Let us embark on their fantastic adventures.
directed by Benoît Ségur and Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, in Overseas Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 1996), 31 mins
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Sea Legends, Sea Legends: The Firebird Of Rio Maximo
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directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Vincent Grémillon; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Sea Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 1997), 27 mins
Long ago, Earth was dominated by supernatural spirits living in the oceans. Man however, lived in perfect harmony with them, thanks to a sacred alliance he concluded with the marine mammals. Today however, throughout the world, exist ethnic minorities whose daily lives continue to bear witness to contemporary myt...
directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Vincent Grémillon; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Sea Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 1997), 27 mins
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A Fisherman's Life
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produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007; in Waves Of Gold And Silver, Sea Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 7 mins
Three times a week, Yvon and his team of four fishermen, all friends or members of his family, take fish from the traps to sell at the Papeete market in Tahiti. For this they use a large net which they are constantly repairing.
produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007; in Waves Of Gold And Silver, Sea Legends (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 7 mins
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Tribal Animals II, Apes
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directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Tribal Animals II (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 53 mins
Some animals have always fascinated mankind for their mystery and power. Elephants, crocodiles, snakes, apes, big cats and sharks are feared as enemies in some cultures and admired as super beings in others. Whether part of our nightmares or greatest hopes, this fascination has pushed man to want to confront these...
directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001 and Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001, in Tribal Animals II (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 53 mins
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Collé Performs the Bull-Leaping Ceremony to Become a Man
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in Becoming a Man in Africa, Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 7 mins
During the bull-leaping ceremony, a young Hamer man named Collé must make four leaps without breaking the bridge, which symbolizes the passage from adolescence to adulthood. The animals are lined up to form the bridge over which Collé will have to jump. If he succeeds, he will have taken the decisive step toward...
in Becoming a Man in Africa, Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production)), 7 mins
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