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Cinema Escapist talks to some of the people behind the biggest milestone in African cinema this decade.
UNESCO's Chief of the History and Memory for Dialogue discusses the organization's priorities in Africa and his personal relationship with the continent.
The legendary filmmaker talks exclusively to Cinema Escapist about his mission to restore and promote African films.
The Ugandan Action Comedy that became an internet sensation heralds the future of African Cinema
Could the record-breaking American superhero blockbuster be a game-changer for African Cinema?
All-too relevant Ghanaian drama proves that the past has too much power over the present.
This absurd Zambian comedy skewers those who can’t be bothered to call out injustice because it doesn’t affect them.
The filmmaking duo behind ' Five Fingers for Marseilles' discuss the decade-long journey of bringing South Africa's first Western to the screen.
The film transplants the Western genre to South Africa, offering an allegory for colonialism's damaging influence on African nations.
Director Philippe Lacôte’s debut feature examines how populism hurts its most dedicated adherents.
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Revisiting Safi Faye, One of Africa’s Most Underrated Female Filmmakers
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Review: “Everyday Hero” Honors the Life Works of Guo Jian Nan
Interview: “Liyana” Directors Aaron and Amanda Kopp on Crafting a Film That Empowers Swazi Orphans
Review: “The Enigma of Arrival” is a Darker Take on the Coming of Age Story