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Sunday, January 26th, 2014

A Ton of New African Films Screening at The International Film Festival Rotterdam

This year’s International Film Festival of Rotterdam has a big selection of new African films scheduled. The festival runs until next weekend so if you’re anywhere near, go check it out. I’ve embedded the trailers and clips I could find, plus the screening dates. Thankfully, most of the films (documentary, short, long fiction) have more

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Celebrating African women filmmakers

Two events in London this year focused on female filmmakers working in African cinema. This is high exposure for a demographic of the African film industry that is generally low on the radar.

Monday, April 5th, 2010

The New York African Film Festival

The New York African Film Festival was just voted the fourth best festival in the city–no mean feat. The 17th edition of the festival kicks of later this week at Lincoln Center and a few other venues...

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

MARTIN SCORCESE AND AFRICAN FILM

Martin Scorsese is emerging as some kind of patron for African film in New York City.