A still from ‘Money, Freedom, a Story of CFA Franc’ of a smudge of ink and some photos.

‘Money, Freedom, a Story of CFA Franc’ explores the currency that still circulates in almost all of France’s former territories south of the Sahara.

Photo courtesy of Icarus Films.

Filmmaker Katy Léna N’diaye on the Currency of Heritage

The Senegalese French filmmaker started making a documentary about the CFA Franc, and ended up with a film about tradition and legacy.