- Under the Starry Sky
Director: Dyana Gaye
Running Time: 86 min.
Language: French, Wolof, English and Italian with English subtitles
Between Turin, Dakar, and New York, three destinies cross paths and echo one another, forming a constellation of exile. Twenty-four-year-old … read more»
- Valley of the Innocent / Tal der Ahnungslosen
Director: Branwen Okpako
Countries: Germany / Nigeria
Running Time: 85 min.
Police officer Eva Meyer re-visits the orphanage where she grew up with the intent of unraveling her confused identity. Stasi archives reveal that her birth … read more»
- Virgin Margarida
Also Known As: Virgem Margarida
Director: Licínio Azevedo
Countries: France / Mozambique / Portugal
Running Time: 90 min.
Languages: French / Portuguese
Veteran filmmaker Licínio Azevedo draws on the stories of real women who endured the Mozambican “re-education … read more»
- Waiting For Valdez
Director: Dumisani Phakathi
Countries: South Africa
Running Time: 26 min.
Language: English and Afrikaans
In an unnamed section of 1970s Johannesburg, a cheerful, inquisitive schoolboy named Sharky stares transfixedly at a billboard poster promoting the screening of the … read more»
- Wariko, The Jackpot / Wariko, Le Gros Lot
Director: Fadika Kramo-Lanciné
Countries: Ivory Coast
Running Time: 100 min.
Language: Bambara and French
A traffic cop named Ali very unexpectedly wins the lottery. Only one problem: the winning ticket has disappeared. As Ali looks high and low … read more»