Yearly Archives: 2012

  • Toubab Bi
  • Director: Moussa Touré
    Countries: Senegal / France
    Year: 1991
    Running Time: 100 min.
    Language: French

    In Toubab Bi, Soriba Samb leaves Senegal for the first time to travel to Paris where he discovers not only a new world, but … read more»

  • Totor
  • Director: Daniel Kamwa
    Countries: Cameroon
    Year: 1994
    Running Time: 90 min.
    Language: French

    This delightful film is an African variation on themes from Huckleberry Finn and Night of the Hunter. A little boy of ten named Mentse escapes from … read more»

to sleep with anger
  • To Sleep With Anger
  • Director: Charles Burnett
    Countries: USA
    Year: 1990
    Running Time: 102 min.
    Language: English

    Featuring a highly accomplished ensemble cast headed by the film’s executive producer, actor Danny Glover, To Sleep With Anger concerns a transplanted African American family’s metaphorical and … read more»

toi waguih
  • Toi, Waguih / You, Waguih
  • Director: Namir Abdel Messeeh
    Countries: Egypt / France
    Year: 2005
    Running Time: 28 min.
    Language: Arabic and French

    In 1959 in Egypt, several thousand Communists were arrested and sent to prison camps. Amongst these prisoners was Waguih, director Namir Abdel … read more»