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The Unlikely Heroes

The Unlikely Heroes

Ger’s journey has been both tumultuous and triumphant in many ways. He traveled a long way to escape war in Sudan, morphed into an international top model and actor, and now answers a calling to return home to play a part in the rebuilding. An…

Restless City.

Patiently waiting to watch this film Nigerian born director Andrew Dosunmu weaves the story of a young African immigrant leaving and hustling in the streets of New York in his new project Restless City. Also we definitely want to check…

Ni Wakati (It's time) by Michael Wanguhu

Come support MIchael Wanguhu in his new project-Ni Wakati (It’s time); a follow up to his well received debut, Hip Hop Colony, where he documented the impact of hip hop in Kenya and East Africa.  Ni Wakati re-introduces Africa’s rich diversity…

EPIC Action Film UG!

Uganda’s first action movie from Ramon film productions. Who killed Captain Alex? www.ramonfilmproductions.com Too deadly.. Watch Trailer CLICK here

Pumzi Blows Thro Cannes!

Pumzi the film by Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu, was voted the best short at the 2010 Cannes Independent film festival announced today via the website and press release. Click here for more details. Kudos Wanuri and Mariga! http://www.cannesfest.org

Pumzi-(Breath)

Pumzi is a breath of fresh air and a landmark in African film-making as far I am concerned. Director Wanuri Kahiu delivers the image of the future coupled with an impact-filled message wrapped in a 20-minute short feature. I got to see Pumzi…

African Diaspora Film Festival

Now here’s a chance to indulge yourself and soak up the culture. The 17th annual African Diaspora Film Festival is running from Nov 27 – Dec 15 at various locations in NYC. With a selection of 101 urban, classic, independent…

I Bring What I Love – Youssou N'Dour.

I Bring What I Love is an uplifting, music-driven journey into the power of one man’s voice to inspire global change. The film unfolds an extraordinary moment in the life of Youssou N’dour — the best selling and most influential…

Now Showing- CNN Inside Africa NY Film Festival.

Don’t you like it when everything works out so well and everybody is winning?…case in point.. CNN Inside Africa at the NY African Film Festival, Lupita Nyongo darling of the festival with her amazing and moving documentary “In My Genes”…

Goodbye Solo.

Up-and-coming Senegalese Afropolitan actor Souleymane Sy Savane, stars in director’s Ramin Bahrani third feature  Goodbye Solo. The film made its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival to rave reviews. For more info on screenings please visit this…