In the North of Mali, the Kounta nomads still travel across the desert to reach the salt mines of southern Algeria. For 40 days, they will walk 1500 km to get 6 tonnes of "white gold" from the Taoudenni mines. This great salt odyssey is called Azalai.
PRODUCTION: Les Films de la Butte
Director: Thierry Bugaud
Genre: Human Stories
Available versions: French, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, English