Hiling, the whips‘day
A documentary directed by Augustin Talakaena.
- Duration: 52 min
- Director: Augustin Talakaena
- Release date: 2011
- Producers: Yves Billon
- Co-production: Baga Images + TV Rennes 35 Zaradoc
- Editing: Annick FILLEY
- Languages: English français
- Participation: ANGOA CNC Göteborg International Film Festival Procirep
- Broadcast format: Digital Betacam Fichier numérique HD
- Distribution: Zaradoc
Since immemorial time, men try to live in harmony. Pagouda tribe in northern Togo has set up a golden rule to ensure peace: No confrontation, no fights nor grudges over the year. « But if you can’t resolve amicably a dispute, if you have to use violence, there is only one day to do it: «the Hilling Day».