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Aluminium

Niger, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Mariama Hima

At Bukoki, a quarter of Niamey in the scrap market an old man collects old jam and beer cans and old car batteries Back in his workshop, he melts them down and recycles them into pots, spoons and ladles, to sell in the market.

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Nothing Is Thrown Away

Niger, 1984
In Bnkoki Niamey there is a market where craftsmen collect old trash to recycle Into useful and artistic creations. A ... fascinating documentary, this film observes such a craftsman in action. ... More »

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