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The Demon Disease (La Maladie Du Démon )

Synopsis

In West Africa, traditional society has no space for people with mental illness and epilepsy. Demons are seen as the cause for their diseases which are considered contagious. They live on the outskirts of the villages, in prayer centers, or wander around unnoticed. Pastor Tankpari Guitanga has decided to help these people and has founded the local aid organisation Yenfaabima, whose revolutionary work is still just starting.

Followed by a discussion with mit Ruth Kutalek, Thomas Stompe (Facharzt für Psychiatrie)
In collaboration with OEAD and Kommision für Entwicklungsforschung



Spielzeiten:

10.12.2018 / 18:00
Schikaneder

Film Infos:

Österreich Premiere

Director:
Lilith Kugler

Country:
DE

Length:
82 min

Year:
2018

Genre:
Documentary

Version:
OmeU

Sections:
360°