THE BRONZE MEN OF CAMEROON

Cameroon (2020), 55 min.

Directed by Florence Ayisi

“The Bronze Men of Cameroon” presents an intimate portrait of bronze artisans at work, showing their expertise in producing unique sculptures inscribed with symbolic narratives of Bamum identity and pride.

It also highlights concerns of bronze craftsmen in safeguarding their traditional art as global trends negatively impact on their cultural heritage and identity.