Lamtur Tanlaka Kilian
Together as One
Wednesday 30.9. 14:10, Joensuu Science Park
Norway/Cameroon 2013 • 39 min
Together as one shows the social use of kola nut in Nso’ society. Nso’ is the biggest Kingdom of the Western Grassfields and an ethnic group in the northeast corner of Cameroon’s North West region. The Nso’ population counts Christians, Muslims, and followers of traditional religious beliefs.
Kilian Lamtur Tanlaka, from Cameroon in Central Africa, has a D.E.A (Diplôme D’Etudes Approfondies) in History from the University of Ngoundere in Cameroon and a Master in Visual Cultural Studies from the University of Tromsø, Norway. ‘Together as one’ won 2013 the award for best student film at the International Ethnographic Film Festival, Belgrade, Serbia.