OC Ukeje stars in the 2014 NYAFF Opening Film, Confusion Na Wa Half of a Yellow Sun by Biyi Bandele premieres at 21st NYAFF! Felix at BAMCinematek in May! Aya of Yop City will screen at this year's NYAFF! Bastards, by Deborah Perkin, will screen May 9th and 12th at NYAFF! A scene from Ni SiSi (It's Us), by Nick Reding - May 8th and 12th at 21st NYAFF! Legends of Madagascar, Haminiaina Ratovoarivony (Hamy Ratovo), will be at BAM on May 23rd!

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2014 AFF SUMMER SERIES

Posted July 1st, 2014 by

Movies? Check! Live Music? Check! Free? Check! The Summer Series is back and we at AFF cannot wait to welcome you and yours to various NYC venues, as we celebrate the summertime with wonderful programs like “CINEMA UNDER THE STARS” …
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2014 New York African Film Festival Tickets

Posted April 14th, 2014 by

The 21st New York African Film Festival’s main venues are Film Society of Lincoln Center, Maysles Cinema Institute, and BAMcinématek. The following information will direct you to the relevant sales portal for every venue and its address. We look forward to welcoming …
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Films

mugabe

Mugabe: Villain or Hero?

Director: Roy Agyemang
Country: UK
Year: 2012
Running Time: 116 min.
Language: English

Is there more to Mugabe than is being shown by the foreign press? What is the true extent of Mugabe’s support inside Zimbabwe? These questions …read more»

Touba

Touba

Director: Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Countries: Senegal / USA
Year: 2013
Running Time: 83 min.
Language: Wolof

Touba chronicles the Grand Magaal pilgrimage of one million Sufi Muslims to the holy city of Touba, Senegal. This observational film takes us inside… read more»

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