Kings of the Water

Directed by Philip Haas

Year: 1991
Running Time: 57
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
Country: Spain
Language: English
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Kings of the Water

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Cyprien Tokoudagba

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Directed by Philip Haas


Cyprien Tokoudagba paints sacred temples in Abomey, a once-royal city in the West African republic of Benin. In KINGS OF THE WATER, director Philip Haas follows Cyprien's process through three brilliantly colored projects and, finally, a ceremony to open a new temple. The film is an incredible journey through West African art, religion, and passion for one man's craftsmanship.

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