Le loup d'or de Balole

Le loup d'or de Balole

Aïcha CHLOE BORO - Burkina Faso


In the heart of Ouagadougou, a granite quarry where nearly 2,500 people, adults and children, work in Dantean conditions, on the margins of a society that refuses to see them. But in 2014, the revolution went through this and blew on the minds, a wind of emancipation and hope. A certain audacity....

Film details

Gender : Documentary
Duration : 80 min
Year of production : 2019
Country : Burkina Faso
Screenwriter : Chloé Aïcha Boro
Cinematography : Nathan Guillaumey
Editor : Héloïse Pawolida
Director : Aïcha CHLOE BORO
Production company : Production Métissée - Tarmak Films


French and Burkinabé writer and filmmaker. After studying modern literature, began as a journalist in the print media. She starts to documentary with a first feature film, Farafinko, which has won many awards. Her last documentary Balolé: The Golden Wolf won the Golden Etalon for documentary films in FESPACO 2019.