Chloé Aïcha BORO
Burkina Faso, France

Director
Born 1978

Bio

Chloé-Aïcha BORO is a Franco-Burkinabé writer and filmmaker. After studying modern literature, she worked as a journalist in Burkina Faso for several magazines and newspapers (La Voix du Sahel, Le Marabout) then as assistant director and presenter for TV Koodo and Radio Gambidi. In 2017, she received the Best Documentary Film Award at the Vues d'Afrique Festival in Montreal for her feature film “FRANCE - AU REVOIR, THE NEW TRIANGULAR TRADE". In 2019, "LE LOUP D’OR DE BAOLÉ" was shown at FIPADOC in Biarritz, before being awarded the Gold Standard for Documentary at FESPACO, the highest distinction for an African documentary. In 2021, Aïcha BORO will complete the development of two feature films, the documentary “DJANAT” and the feature “PRESIDENT BABA” (also available in series).

Filmography

  • AL DJANAT
    Director, Scriptwriter, documentary, 90 minutes, shooting
  • PRÉSIDENT BABA
    Director, Scriptwriter, cinema fiction, 90 minutes, writing phase
  • TIRAILLEUR
    Director, Scriptwriter, Series, 8x45 minutes, writing phase
  • LE LOUP D'OR DE BALOLÉ
    Réalisatrice , Documentary, 65 minutes, 2019
    Awards : FESPACO, Etalon d'or
  • FRANCE-AUREVOIR, LE NOUVEAU COMMERCE TRIANGULAIRE
    Réalisatrice , documentary, 72 minutes, 2017
    Awards : Vues d’Afrique, Prix du meilleur film documentaire
  • FARAFIN KO, UNE COUR ENTRE DEUX MONDES
    Réalisatrice , Documentary, 92 minutes, 2014
    Awards : Festival AFRICLAP de Toulouse, Grand Prix du documentaire
    Distribution : Diffusion TV5 Monde