Homepage of the Association Clap Noir about African cinema and audio-visual media. You will find articles about African, mostly francophone movies, portraits about actors, filmmakers, directors etc., information about events and movie shows, further links. [editors ilissAfrica]
On this site you will find the programmes of the festival since 2001 with all the movies shown including a short description (in German). The Africa Alive Festival has its main focus on African movies, but also shows other aspects of African culture (literature, art, music). In 1996, the festival was declared a project of the world decade for cultural development by the Unesco. In 2001, it was the official German contribution to the UN year of "Dialogue between Cultures". In 2002 and 2003, the festival was under the auspices of the German section of the Unesco. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
ArtMattan Productions distributes films that focus on the human experience of black people in Africa, the Caribbean, North and South America and Europe. All these films were shown during the organisation's annual African Diaspora Film Festival in New York [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica].
Information and progamme (including many film titles) of a Lusophone Film Festival on the 35th anniversary of the independence of the portuguese-speaking countries in Africa in 2010 (many anglophone and francophone African countries celebrated their 50 years of independence in 2010). [editors ilissAfrica]
The Nollywood and African Film Critics’ Awards also known by the press as the African Oscars or the NAFCA was founded in 2011 which is the most prestigious film, honorary and people’s choice awards in Hollywood by an African organization.The mission for the NAFCA has been to improve the African cinema by connecting Africa to the rest of the world [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff, ilissAfrica]....
The Cinémathèque Afrique is run by the French Ministry for Foreign Affairs. It provides more than 500 African movie, animated movies, documentaries etc. as from the 1960s onwards to social, cultural or educational organisations. There are 700 archived films more which are subject to special conditions for lending. You have access to the data base where you can search for titles, film makers, country, language, year or genre. Furthermore, you can dowland the catalogue of the 500 films that can be borrowed as a pdf-document. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
SCENARIOS FROM AFRICA is a community mobilisation, education and media project about HIV/AIDS carried out with and for young people.It gives children and young adults an exciting opportunity to educate themselves and others about HIV/AIDS by inviting them to participate with internationally acclaimed directors in the production of a collection of short films. On this site, you will find a lot of information about the project and you can also watch the 15 films whose production is based on 2005 winning scripts.
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The AMP began in 1978 with four years of work to develop a print compendium, Africa on Film and Videotape, 1982. The compendium lists several thousand productions and provides reviews of more than 700 films and videos, reviewed systematically by African graduate students and American specialists on each country.
In 2002 the African Media Program offers an on-line comprehensive reference guide to approximately 10,000 films, videos, and other audiovisual materials concerning Africa (both Sub-Saharan and North Africa). It includes film and video productions made in Africa and around the world.
This new database incorporates and updates material contained in the 1982 print compendium, adds many new reviews, and provides as complete a citation as possible from a wide variety of sources. ... [according to site editor's information]
Site of lecturer Agatucci with a complete online course pack, including handouts / summaries and resources. There are also some other sites and resources apart from the course (see table of contents). [editors ilissAfrica]