A small African village. The story focuses on Bila, a ten year old boy who befriends an old woman, Sana. Everybody calls her 'Witch' but Bila himself calls her 'Yaaba' (grandmother). When Bilas cousin Nopoko gets sick it is Sana's medicine who saves her.
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Official submission of Burkina Faso for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 62th Academy Awards in 1990. See more
Referenced in Chaplin Today: The Gold Rush