Djink-i-junka: Bush used to be dark

Djink-i-junka: Buš bývala temná

In the Niokolo Koba National Park in Senegal there lives a mysterious beauty, the biggest of the antelopes, dubbed djink-i-junka, or “the bush used to be dark”, by the local hunters. The disappearing Lord Derby eland. You can trace its footsteps with a Czech-Senegalese team, which has been fighting for its survival for 12 years.

  • Movie number
    83
  • Section
    Competition
  • Director
    Peter Lupták
  • Script
    Karolína Koláčková
  • Photographer
    Peter Lupták
  • Country
    Czech Republic, Senegal
  • Length
    52 min
  • Year
    2012
  • Festival version
    Czech