Rent Niger: Magic and Ecstasy in the Sahel on DVD

Niger: Magic and Ecstasy in the Sahel

2005 Rated NR 1hr

Shot on location in Niger, this musical exploration by filmmaker Hisham Mayet captures rare sounds from Africa's Sahel region. Mayet's film documents the amazing musical diversity of the region and features artists performing traditional and modern sounds, including psychedelic guitar trance rock from the Tuareg, Bori cult dance ceremonies, Fulani folk, roadhouse gospel rave-ups and other obscurities from the African desert.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.