Distribution - In Brief
- Several African films are screening until 13 October as part of the African Creative Economy Conference in Cape Town. Titles include Karamoja Joint (Uganda, 2011), a dance workshop film directed by Zafurula and Abdul Kinyenya. During a three-week stay in the Karamoja region with the International Organisation for Migration, Abdul Kinyenya gave dance workshops for youths in the districts of Abim, Amudat, Kotido and Nakapiripiriti.
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- On Saturday, 26 October 2013 at 7.00 pm, at Goethe-Centre, AfricAvenir invites guests to the Namibian Premiere of the Senegalese film "Tey-Aujourd’hui" by Alain Gomis, the winner of FESPACO 2013. „A metaphysical film equipped with a rare, all senses inspiring power. A wonderful initiation-fabel.“ wrote ‘Le Monde’; The film not only was successfully released in cinemas in France, Senegal, and the US, but has also won some of the most important film awards including: Main Award (Etalon d’Or) at FESPACO in Ouagadougou 2013, Main Award at the African Film Festival in Milan 2012, Audience Award at the festival of La Roche sur Yon 2013, Audience Award at the festival of Carthage 2012, Emerging Master Honoree at the Seattle International Film Festival 2012, Selected for the official competition of the Berlinale 2012 (World Premiere).