Wodaabe: Herdsmen of the Sun (1989)

01/01/1989 (DE) Documentary 52m
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Herzog's documentary of the Wodaabe people of the Sahara/Sahel region. Particular attention is given to the tribe's spectacular courtship rituals and 'beauty pageants', where eligible young men strive to outshine each other and attract mates by means of lavish makeup, posturing and facial movements.

  1. Werner Herzog

    Director, Writer

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  1. Werner Herzog

    Werner Herzog

    Narrator (voice)

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Wodaabe: Herdsmen of the Sun

Original Title Wodaabe - Die Hirten der Sonne. Nomaden am Südrand der Sahara

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Original Language German

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