Under The Starry Sky (Des Etoiles)
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Under The Starry Sky (Des Etoiles)

Tues 4 Nov| 18:30| Hackney Picturehouse Dir. Dyana Gaye, with Ralph Amoussou, Marème Demba Ly, Souleymane Seye Ndiaye France/Senegal, 2013, French/English Subtitles, 88min, Colour, DCP Dyanan gaye’s debut feature is a textured exploration of…

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Come Back, Africa
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Come Back, Africa

Sat 1 Nov|18:30| Ritzy Brixton Come Back, Africa Dir. Lionel Rogosin South Africa. 1959. 95min. B&W. English, Afrikaans with English subtitles. A jarring expose of a carefully concealed…

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Fadhma N’soumer | EUROPEAN PREMIERE
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Fadhma N’soumer | EUROPEAN PREMIERE

Sat 1 Nov| 18:00| Hackney Picturehouse Dir. Belkacem Hadjadj Algeria, 2014, Amazigh / French / Arabic / English with English Subtitles, 116min, Colour, Blu-ray Algeria, 1847: at the end of the epic resistance…

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1994: The Bloody Miracle |  LONDON PREMIERE
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1994: The Bloody Miracle | LONDON PREMIERE

Sat 1 Nov | 20:30| Ritzy Brixton 1994: The Bloody Miracle [DOC], LONDON PREMIERE Dir. Meg Rickards and Bert Haitsma South Africa. 2013. 95min. Colour. English. As South…

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The Battle of Algiers (La battaglia di Algeri)
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The Battle of Algiers (La battaglia di Algeri)

Sat 1 Nov| 21:00| Hackney Picturehouse The Battle of Algiers (La battaglia di Algeri) Dir. Gillo Pontecorvo Italy/Algeria, 1966. 121min. B&W. French, Arabic, English with English subtitles. Winner…

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Felix
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Felix

Wed 5 Nov| 10:00| Hackney Picturehouse Felix Dir. Roberta Durrant South Africa. 2013. 97min. Colour. English, Xhosa with English subtitles. 13-year-old Felix Xaba dreams of becoming a saxophonist…

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Soft Vengeance
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Soft Vengeance

Wed 5 Nov| 18:30| Hackney Picturehouse Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs & the New South Africa [DOC] UK PREMIERE Dir. Abby Ginzberg. South Africa/USA. 2014. 84min. Colour. English. Albie…

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DOCUMENTING THE PAST: three imaginative pieces that enrich the tapestry of collective memory
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DOCUMENTING THE PAST: three imaginative pieces that enrich the tapestry of collective memory

Sun 2 Nov| 12:00| Rich Mix Documenting the Past: three intriguing and imaginative pieces that enrich the tapestry of collective memory.  Tarzan, Don Quichotte and Us (Tarzan, Don…

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“Protests and revolutions”: civil society’s forgotten stories [Algerian Docs]
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“Protests and revolutions”: civil society’s forgotten stories [Algerian Docs]

Mon 3 Nov| 20:30| Hackney Picturehouse “Protests and revolutions”: civil society’s forgotten stories [Algerian Shorts] Before Crossing the Horizon (Avant de franchir la ligne d’horizon) [DOC] UK PREMIERE…

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N: The Madness of Reason | LONDON PREMIERE
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N: The Madness of Reason | LONDON PREMIERE

Tue 4 Nov| 20:30| Ritzy Brixton N: The Madness of Reason, LONDON PREMIERE Dir. Peter Krüger Belgium/Netherlands/Germany. 2014. 102min. Colour. French, Bambara, Dioula, Sénoufo, Songhoy, Agni with English subtitles.…

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