[Videolib] Fwd: Sad news regarding Jean Rouch

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 24 Feb 2004 08:32:55 -0800

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>>>....news that Jean Rouch, anthropologist and filmmaker extraordinaire
>>>has died in a car accident in Niger. He was 86 years old. He had been
>>>attending a festival of Nigerien film and was in a car with his wife and
>>>two of his closest friends, the Nigerien filmmaker Moustapha Alhassane
>>>and his sidekick, Damore Zika, all of whom survived the accident. More
>>>details are available from Le Monde and/or Le Nouvelle Observateur.
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....news that Jean Rouch, anthropologist and filmmaker extraordinaire has died in a car accident in Niger.  He was 86 years old.  He had been attending a festival of Nigerien film and was in a car with his wife and two of his closest friends, the Nigerien filmmaker Moustapha Alhassane and his sidekick, Damore Zika, all of whom survived the accident.  More details are available from Le Monde and/or Le Nouvelle Observateur.  

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