WHAT DID YOU DREAM? (UK Premiere)
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WHAT DID YOU DREAM? (UK Premiere)

Dir. Karabo Lediga South Africa. 2019. 19 mins. Tswana with English subtitles. It’s the summer school holidays in 1990 South Africa and 11-year-old Boipelo is back at her…

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FAKH (THE TRAP) (UK Premiere)
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FAKH (THE TRAP) (UK Premiere)

Dir. Nada Riyadh Egypt, Germany. 2019. 21 mins. Arabic with English subtitles. In the peculiar set up of a deserted and run-down Egyptian seaside resort in wintertime, a…

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TAB (UK Premiere)
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TAB (UK Premiere)

Dir. Hlumela Matika  South Africa. 2019. 13 mins. Xhosa, English with English subtitles. Khanya and Sandiswa are left outside the local horse gambling arena by their father, under…

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YENE FIKIR ETHIOPIA (MY LOVE, ETHIOPIA) (European Premiere)
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YENE FIKIR ETHIOPIA (MY LOVE, ETHIOPIA) (European Premiere)

Dir. Gabrielle Tesfaye Ethiopia. 2019. 14 mins. Amharic with English subtitles. Based on a true story, My Love, Ethiopia is a live-action animated picture that follows the turbulent…

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LE LOUP D’OR DE BALOLÉ (THE GOLDEN WOLF OF BALOLÉ)
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LE LOUP D’OR DE BALOLÉ (THE GOLDEN WOLF OF BALOLÉ)

Available to UK audiences on BFI Player for the duration of the festival (30 October – 8 November) Dir. Chloé Aïcha Boro Burkina Faso, France. 2019. 65 mins.…

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I AM SAMUEL
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I AM SAMUEL

Wednesday 4 November  | 18:30 | Rich Mix, Screen 1 Dir. Peter Murimi Kenya. 2020. 69 mins. Swahili. This documentary, filmed over five years, follows Samuel, who grew up…

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RIVER OF BROWN WATERS (UK Premiere)
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RIVER OF BROWN WATERS (UK Premiere)

Part of the Film Africa 2020 Doc Shorts programme Monday 2 November | 18:30 | Rich Mix, Screen 1 Dir. Laissa Malih Kenya. 2020. 15 mins. Maasai, Swahili…

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MBAS MI (UK Premiere)
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MBAS MI (UK Premiere)

Part of the Film Africa 2020 Doc Shorts programme Monday 2 November | 18:30 | Rich Mix, Screen 1 Dir. Joseph Gaï Ramaka Senegal. 2020. 8 mins. Wolof…

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FOOTSTEPS IN THE DARK (European Premiere)
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FOOTSTEPS IN THE DARK (European Premiere)

Part of the Film Africa 2020 Doc Shorts programme Monday 2 November | 18:30 | Rich Mix, Screen 1 Dirs. Shuria Abdi, Azza Satti Kenya. 2020. 13 mins.…

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ETHEREALITY (UK Premiere)
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ETHEREALITY (UK Premiere)

Part of the Film Africa 2020 Doc Shorts programme Monday 2 November | 18:30 | Rich Mix, Screen 1 Dir. Kantarama Gahigiri Switzerland, Rwanda. 2019. 14 mins. English…

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