BLOG: Film Africa Team’s Top Festival Picks
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BLOG: Film Africa Team’s Top Festival Picks

We are so excited about the diversity of our film selection this year that it was for us hard to narrow down any favourites – we literally love…

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Film Africa 2015 vacancy: Print Traffic Coordinator
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Film Africa 2015 vacancy: Print Traffic Coordinator

Job Title Film Africa 2015 Print Traffic Coordinator Festival dates Friday 30 October to Sunday 8 November Contract 9 week freelance contract from Tuesday 15 September to Friday…

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“I Love Kuduro” – Post-screening Q&A with director Mário Patrocínio and producer Coréon Dú
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“I Love Kuduro” – Post-screening Q&A with director Mário Patrocínio and producer Coréon Dú

Last year Film Africa 2014 hosted the UK première for I Love Kuduro, which documents the popular cultural movement of dance and street lifestyle born in Angola and…

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Film Africa 2014 – relive the memories!
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THANK YOU!
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THANK YOU!

FILM AFRICA 2014 has come to a close. Before our final goodbyes for the year, here’s a recap of yesterday’s events:   Over at the Ritzy we were moved…

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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAKAN REVIEW
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAKAN REVIEW

Kirsty Ayakwah’s take on DAKAN: Dakan – the ultimate love story I know of three films produced by Guinean Mohamed Camara – each of which tackle the taboo subjects…

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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAY SEVEN
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAY SEVEN

PHEW! Film Africa 2014 is nearly to a close. But we’re not sad! We have much to celebrate! We’re so proud to have hosted an astounding 86 films…

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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THE GREAT SAFAE REVIEW
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THE GREAT SAFAE REVIEW

Screening with coming-of-age drama Fevers, Film Africa is excited to be hosting the WORLD PREMIERE of THE GREAT SAFAE. This experimental short already as a small following that…

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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAY SIX
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – DAY SIX

What a day DAY SIX of Film Africa was. The UK Premiere of Angolan epic NJINGA, QUEEN OF ANGOLA had London at her feet as lead actress Lesliana Pereira…

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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THE FORGOTTEN KINGDOM REVIEW
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FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL BLOG – THE FORGOTTEN KINGDOM REVIEW

The Forgotten Kingdom is a perfect example of what we all want from modern African film. It is an affront to what was possible for black Africans a…

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