Critical Assignment

Director: Jason Xenopoulos
Country: Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, and the UK
Year: 2003
Running Time: 106 min.
Language: English

In this glossy stunt-filled thriller, Africa’s first action hero, Michael Power, is a reporter who comes back home to Africa to uncover a secret plot to funnel funds earmarked for a clean water project. These funds are being channeled in the stockpiling of deadly weapons.

About the Director

Jason Xenopoulos

Biography: Jason Xenopoulos’s first film was Promised Land, for which he also wrote the screenplay. Critical Assignment followed in 2003. Since then, he has been the second unit director or assistant director on several films.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
Critical Assignment (2004)

Filmography:
Promised Land (2002);
Critical Assignment (2003).