Madagascar Film List
Title: QUAND LES ETOILES RENCONTRENT LA MER (1996)
Language: French and Malagasy dialogue with English subtitles.
Run Time: 77 Min.
Description: A drama centering on a boy born during a solar eclipse, according to tradition, an evil vintana or fate; which endowes him with revolutionary power and condemnes him to be trampled to death in a cattle corral. He is rescued however by a childless woman and the film traces his quest to break free of his destiny by offering love instead of vengeance and fear.
Title: ANGANO- – ANGANO--: NOUVELLES DE MADAGASCAR = TALES FROM MADAGASCAR (1989)
Language: In Malagasy and French with English subtitles.
Run Time: 64 Min.
Description: Contemporary storytellers recount for the camera and their listeners the founding myths of Malagasy culture (the creation of man and woman, the origin of rice cultivation, the reason for animal sacrifice). The stories are told against the backdrop of Malagasy nature and culture.