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]
Homepage of the African Filmfestival New York. You will find information about the festival, but also about other projects of the non-profit arts organisation African Film Festival, Inc. (AFF). Furthermore, you will find information about directors, films etc. [editors ilissAfrica]
The Iwalewa House is a central unit of the Institute for African Studies at the University of Bayreuth. It is supposed to explore the present cultural phenomena in Africa, to document it and to teach it. Its main focus, therefore, is on arts, media, and music. [according to site editor's information]
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]....
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]
The African Odyssey Interactive website is an initiative of the Kennedy Center Education Department's ARTSEDGE Program and contains arts and education information and resources for artists, teachers, and students of African arts and culture (own texts, interviews and lessons as well as links to other sites).
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The Gerd Meuer Archive offers a lot of material (photographs, articles etc.) about African literature and music between the 1970s and 1990s which are based on interviews Ger Meuer led with African Auhtors and Musicians as well as many festivals etc. he attended and reported on. You will find online many photographs of and also audio files of interviews with famous writers (e.g. Leopold Sedar Senghor, Mariama Bâ, Amadou Kourouma, Camara Laye, Francis Bebey, Meja Mwangi, Ngugi Wa Thiong'o, Emmanuel Dongala, Chinua Achebe, Ken Saro-Wiwa, Wole Soyinka, Nuruddin Farah, Taban Lo Liyong, Bessie Head, Dambudzo Marechera, Shimmer Chinodya, Chenjerai Hove)
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