An old man is trying to get to sleep but the boy next door won't stop playing his drum. So the man asks for help from three different people. Will they be able to help him or will he have to move out so he can get a good sleep?

First broadcast:
24 March 2009

This clip can be used as an introduction to different French-speaking countries from North Africa. Pupils could watch the clip and search for clues about how the man feels about the boy who is playing the drum. Pupils could find out more about African drums as well as other typical African musical instruments, what they look like and how they are used. Pupils could have the opportunity to be shown how to use a drum and perform a short piece of music.