The famed auteur Adoor Gopalakrishnan talks his heart out to Khalid Mohamed on his true-life love story that ended with the passing away of ...
For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. Especially the border region between Kenya and Somalia is considered highly dangerous.
There is a saying that when the last tree dies, the last man dies. Now if the last man kills the last tree, would the last man die afterwards?
A Kalabanda is a mythical creature that is said to haunt schools in Uganda. Tendo, a pupil shows up to class one day without homework -claiming that a ...
A Documentary Film is a groundbreaking 75-minute documentary film that takes a shocking and emotional look at the intersection of hair, politics, and identity in Black communities. This documentary is a powerful, thought provoking, call for healing that takes a grass roots approach to exploring the globalized policing of natural black hair. Join us on this journey of discovery and enlightenment while celebrating our history and natural styles that are taking the world by storm.
“Corruption” has been rampant in West Africa. A group of mercenaries were hired by a minister to steal a case containing the list of all corrupt politicians and police personnel in Ghana. An undercover cop - acting as a dispatch rider- meets them to retrieve the evidence..
Kabadio is a personal project from director Daniel Leite that took 11 years to be produced. It is a deep dive into a new world, filled with rituals, music, magic, secrets, fascinating images and stories of real people who struggle to survive, keeping their traditions in the midst of a civil war and the smuggling of goods.
"Little Fiel" is a short documentary about Mozambican artist Fiel dos Santos with a stop motion animation inspired by his memories of growing up during the Mozambican Civil war (1977 - 1992).
The Story of a Witness - At first glance, Joseph seems like any other U.S. college student. But very soon he reveals that very few people know the full story of his life. Such begins Joseph's journey back to West Africa to face the horrors of his past for the first time.
In war-stricken Palestine, a woman prepares a meal for her family to break the fast in the month of Ramadan. A phone call by an Israeli soldier alerts her of the bombing of her building in 10 minutes. Coming to accept her family's fate is the only way she has to make a stand for her life, with grim consequences.
- Ajoa, a street girl (Kayayo's as they are called in Ghana, are street girls who live and work primarily in the market areas of Ghana), meets Bruce, the rich heir of the Timothy fortunes. Their friendship sets into motion a class war; as Ajoa struggles to cross the class divide and find love, Bruce struggles to find himself.
The Chapter of Ionela. Ionela makes a life changing, yet dangerous decision with the help of Iana, who helps women escape from forced ...
When filmmaker and investigative journalist Frances Causey, a daughter of the South, set out to explore the continuing racial divisions in the US, what she discovered was that the politics of slavery didn't end with the Civil War. In an astonishingly candid look at the United States' original sin, The Long Shadow traces slavery's history from America's founding up through its insidious ties to racism today.
Homeland of the Wholehearted Women - Investigation that uncovers a plot of international abuses around the production of the new Superfood, tiger nuts, by European and American companies exploiting African resources, while cheating millions of western organic driven consumers.
Vagabonds is the story of two orphaned brothers (Owusu, 10 years and Gyasi 5 years) who feel trapped in their orphanage but find comfort in their bond. Their lives are turned upside down when Owusu finds out his younger brother, Gyasi, has been selected for adoption by an American family. Owusu feels it his duty to protect his brother at all costs and must find a way for them to always be together. even if that means escaping to a world they are not sure of.
There is a saying that when the last tree dies, the last man dies. Now if the last man kills the last tree, would the last man die afterwards? How about if the last tree could actually prevent oxygen from reaching the last man, would the last man die? Or what if the last man dies first, would the last tree still live?
When Mukasa takes on a new job as a boat rider ferrying eager tourists out into the vast Lake Victoria, he's shown the ropes by old-hand James. But when they come across a sunken boat on a deserted island shore, his interest is piqued by James' obvious fear of the island and what the boat contains. Later he learns that the boat belonged to the infamously cruel dictator of Uganda, Idi Amin. When Idi Amin fled the country across the lake, he left his treasures on the island to recover later and gave his most loyal soldier the task of guarding it. Mukasa is horrified to learn that the soldier died forty years ago, and his spirit still guards the sunken boat.
For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. Especially the border region between Kenya and Somalia is considered highly dangerous. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.
One car, one day, plenty trouble
The Knockout Game. Gregory wants to play. He wants to get in good with G-Life's gang. But soon G-Life demands he take the game to its sickest levels, opening up a Pandora's box of violence that will touch every innocent in his life.