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The Library of African Cinema
Title: The Library of African Cinema
Title alternative: California Newsreel - film and video for social change since 1968
URL: http://www.newsreel.org/nav/topics.asp?cat=4
Creator: California Newsreel <San Francisco, CA>
Abstract: This site offers African movies and documentaries for rent. The films are sorted into differnt categories. For each film you will have a summary, a review, critical comments from other people or a video sequence. Moreover, there are some fulltext articles and a special site for movies / documentaries from / on countries in war or with armed conflicts, with AIDS problems or Human Rights violations. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • All Library of African Cinema Titles >> Gender and Women's Studies >> Francophone African Films >> Lusophone African Films >> Political and Economic Development >> Anthropology and Folklife >> Health Issues >> South Africa >> Recommended for Cinema Studies• Articles >> Film Text and Context: Reweaving Africa’s Social Fabric Through Its Contemporary Cinema by Mbye Cham, Howard University >> The Hyena's Last Laugh: A conversation with Djibril Diop Mambetyby N. Frank Ukadike, from TRANSITION 78 >> Imagining Alternatives: African Cinema in the New Centuryby African filmmaker Jean-Marie Teno >> Viewing African Cinema: Six Pointers >> African Studies Resources >> Ousmane Sembene : The Life of a Revolutionary Artistby Samba Gadjigo, Mount Holyoke College• Advocacy for Africa >> Darfur >> Rwanda >> Congo >> Liberia >> Southern africa >> General resources
Keywords: Human rights; Movie; Diop Mambéty, Djibril ; Sembène, Ousmane; armed conflict; director; AIDS / HIV
Countries: Africa. General Resources;
Rwanda;
Sudan;
South Africa;
Liberia;
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Location of the site's editor: USA
Resource type: Web Portals, Virtual Libraries, Subject Gateways;
Directories of Videos and Films;
Other Fulltexts and Sources
Language: English
Notice: Achtung: Die jeweilige Filmliste erscheint immer unten, unter dem Videoausschnitt und dem Text, die auf jeder Seite gleich bleiben. Bitte scrollen!Caution: The respective filmlist will appear at the bottom of the page, after the video sequence and the text, which stay the same on every page. Please scroll!
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