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Azaratou Ouédraogo Bancé

Azaratou Ouédraogo Bancé

Burkina Faso



Decision Maker 2017


Azaratou Ouédraogo Bancé was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. In 1999 she returned to her home country, Burkina Faso, to continue her studies at the University of Ouagadougou, where she held a Bachelor’s Degree in English (2003) and a Master’s Degree in Cultural Management and Administration (2008).

After various professional occupations, she joined Les Films du Dromadaire of the prolific director Boubakar Diallo, and became its Production Director in 2011. In this role she supervised the production of several films including the series "Fabiola" (2015, 2016 and 2017) and "The Purse" (2013), plus feature films as "What a Family" (2016), "The Perfect Couple" (2015), "The Fugitive" (2014), "The Red House" (2013), "Leave Of Marriage" (2012) and "The Black Scarf" (2011).

Azaratou Ouédraogo Bancé is also an excellent actress with more than twenty major roles in cinema.