Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
By now, a lot has been written on the history of Belgian King Leopold II’s deadly reign over his own private colony, Congo Free State from 1885-1908 (after which it became a formal Belgian colony and was renamed Belgian Congo). Strangely though, there is not much in the way of films or TV series–well in
Sunday, January 24th, 2010
Mainstream American film culture is so insular (except when it comes to European cinema) that you’re shocked when one of its stars, like director Martin Scorsese–who was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2010...
Wednesday, October 7th, 2009
Martin Scorsese is emerging as some kind of patron for African film in New York City.