Yearly Archives: 2012

toad in laws
Waati
  • Waati / Time
  • Director: Souleymane Cissé
    Countries: Mali
    Year: 1995
    Running Time: 140 min.
    Language: English, Bambara, Dioula and French

    One of the contemporary cinema’s finest artists, Souleymane Cissé has created a remarkable, epic portrait of Africa today. Waati is the story of … read more»

  • Time
  • Director: Ifeanyi Oyeabor
    Countries: Ghana / Nigeria
    Year: 2000
    Running Time: 105 min.
    Language: English

    A bank manager fallen on hard times makes a pact with a witch to become wealthy again. The witch tells him that as he becomes … read more»

tilai
  • Tilaï / The Law
  • Director: Idrissa Ouedraogo
    Countries: Burkina Faso
    Year: 1990
    Running Time: 81 min.
    Language: Mooré

    One of the most celebrated films from Africa, this troubling drama follows a young African man who is engaged to the woman he loves until the … read more»