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Djibril Diop Mambety’s Touki Bouki Trailer

Get a taste of what this great film is about! You can catch the full film on HULU and YOUTUBE as well. From Youtube: The story of Touki Bouki goes back centuries: men have always...


Cubans will Enjoy South African Movies

  Via ACN :   HAVANA, Cuba, Sep 19 (acn) A cinematographic look at the recent history of South Africa will be offered in the 4th Sample organized by that country ‘s embassy in...


Ousmane Sembène’s Awesome Quotes

  “L’Afrique ne se développera pas sans la participation concrète de la femme. La conception que nos pères avaient de la femme doit être enterrée une fois pour toutes. [The development of Africa will...


Djibril Diop Mambety and Touki Bouki

Film author and editot Richard Porton wrote an excellent essay on Senegalese director, Djibril Diop Mambety’s bold experimental style of film-making. Via: The Criterion Collection Touki bouki: Mambéty and Modernity By Richard Porton It’s...


Egyptian film participates in Venice Film Festival

Originally posted on ahramonline: Egyptian film ‘I Have a Picture’ by Mohamed Zedan participates in Venice Film Festival’s workshop for African cinema Final Cut. Egyptian film ‘I Have a Picture’ by Mohamed Zidan is...


All Up For African Cinema

Via AllAfrica: Nigerian actor, Alex Ekubo, says the whole of African cinema matters to him because when the rest of the world watches movies from the continent, they don’t know which is Ghanian and...


Charlize Theron Mad Max Trailer

Finally here’s the long anticipated trailer for Mad Max:Fury Road starring Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy! Charlize Theron as Furiosa, right, and Nicholas Hoult as Nux, PHS-4, in a scene from the film, “Mad...


Ousmane Sembene’s Moolaadé Trailer

Does this film trailer sway you to see this? Check out: Where You Can Find Ousmane Sembene Films Legendary African Filmmaker:Ousmane Sembene