STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 37,977 this week

Idrissa Ouedraogo (1954–2018)


Idrissa Ouedraogo was born on January 21, 1954 in Banfora, Upper Volta [now Burkina Faso]. He was a director and writer, known for Yaaba (1989), The Law (1990) and Samba Traoré (1992). He died on February 18, 2018 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. See full bio »

The Best Movies and Shows in September

From Ana de Armas in a Marilyn Monroe biopic to a new Star Wars series, here are the best movies and series to watch in September.

See the IMDb Editors' picks

Double Duty: Musicians-Turned-Actors

These multi-talented Hispanic and Latino musicians are taking Hollywood by storm with their standout performances in film and TV, including Shotgun Wedding, Bullet Train, and Hustlers.

See the full gallery

Related News

New & Upcoming Sequels, Prequels, and Spin-Offs

From new Avatar sequels to "Game of Thrones" spin-off "House of the Dragon," these are the most anticipated sequels, prequels, and spin-offs on IMDb.

See the full list

On Prime Video

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 384 images
updated 05 Jan 2019
 
a list of 44 images
updated 05 Mar 2018
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 47 people
created 03 Feb 2018
 
a list of 23 people
created 19 Feb 2017
 
a list of 343 people
created 24 Dec 2016
 
a list of 2753 people
created 13 Feb 2013
 
a list of 70 people
created 9 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Idrissa Ouedraogo's work have you seen?
11 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Yaaba Director
(1989)
The Law Director
(1990)
Samba Traoré Director
(1992)
Kini & Adams Director
(1997)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (30 credits)
 2018 Tenga (Short)
 2010 Rien ne se jette (TV Short documentary)
 2008 The Birthday (Short)
 2008 Stories on Human Rights (segment "La Mangue")
 2006 Kato Kato
 2002 September 11 (segment "Burkina Faso")
 2001 Kadi Jolie (TV Series)
 2001 Scenarios from the Sahel (Short)
 2000 Le monde à l'endroit (TV Movie)
 1999 Entre l'arbre et l'écorce (TV Movie)
 1997 Le guerrier (Short) (as Idrissa Ouédraogo)
 1997 Les parias du cinéma (Short)
 1997 Kini & Adams
 1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary) (segment "Idrissa Ouedraogo/Burkina Faso")
 1994 Gorki (Short)
 1993 L'Oeil du cyclone (TV Series documentary short) (1 episode)
- Gorki (1993)
 1992 Samba Traoré
 1991 Obi (Documentary)
 1991 Karim and Sala (TV Movie)
 1990 The Law
 1989 Yaaba
 1987 Yam Daabo
 1985 Issa le tisserand (Documentary short)
 1983 Les écuelles (Documentary short)
 1981 Poko (Short)
Show Show Writer (18 credits)
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Art director (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (9 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage play: La tragédie du roi Christophe at Comédie-Française, Paris as stage director , author : Aimé Césaire with Roland Bertin as Christophe, Alain Pralon, Catherine Samie, Thierry Hancisse, Nathalie Nerval, Toto Bissainthe....

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Idrissa Ouédraogo
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1997. See more »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed