- Yemanjá: Wisdom from the African Heart of Brazil
Director: Donna C. Roberts
Running Time: 52min.
Language: English and Portuguese with English subtitles
A documentary film about the Candomblé spiritual tradition in Bahia, Brazil, a vibrant African-derived culture which evolved from slavery’s brutal past. Elder … read more»
- Cuba: An African Odyssey
Director: Jihan El-Tahri
Country: Egypt, South Africa, and France
Running Time: 118 min.
Language: French, English, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish
From Che Guevara’s military campaign to avenge Lumumba in the Congo up to the fall of apartheid in … read more»
- Plot for Peace
Director: Carlos Agullo and Mandy Jacobson
Countries: South Africa
Running Time: 84 min.
Languages: English, French, Portuguese, Afrikaans and Spanish with English subtitles
In the new documentary thriller, Plot For Peace, heads of state, generals, diplomats, master … read more»
- August Winds (Ventos de Agosto)
Director: Gabriel Mascaro
Running Time: 77min
Language: Portuguese with English subtitles
In a small seaside village, Shirley cares for her ailing grandmother while working on a coconut farm and longing to become a tattoo artist. She … read more»
- Cassa Cassa! Danced Encounters Between Africa and its Diaspora
Director: Elodie Lefebvre
Running Time: 51 min.
Language: English, French, Spanish and Portuguese
In 2007, Germaine Acogny, a leading figure in contemporary African dance and the founder of the École des Sables in Senegal invited … 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»
- Testamento / O Testamento do Senhor Napumoceno
Director: Francisco Manso
Countries: Portugal / Cape Verde
Running Time: 110 min.
O Testamento do Senhor Napumoceno is an epic tale of one of the world’s least known but most culturally complex societies: Cape Verde. … read more»
- Street Wheels
Director: Sol de Carvalho and Chico Carneiro
Running Time: 5 min.
In the streets of Mozambique, buses and cars compete with alternative transportation-the extraordinary inventions made by children from recycled garbage. A dynamic montage … read more»
- Stories with Licínio Azevedo
Director: Pola Ribeiro
Running Time: 52 min.
This film covers an interview with Licínio Azevedo, a Brazilian filmmaker who lives in Mozambique. The stories he shares with the audience are about the culture and … read more»