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 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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The 21st New York African Film Festival Statement

Posted April 3rd, 2014 by

“REVOLUTION AND LIBERATION IN THE DIGITAL AGE” In Africa and its diaspora, revolution is not always synonymous with the overthrowing of a government or a head of state. It is also the relentless search for liberation of the body and …
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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 and others …
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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 …
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