FilmAfrikana

2011 Guests

AdoptedID

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Friday 1 April 7pm In the fall of 1979 in Cap Haitien, Haiti, I was found in a roadside ditch naked and covered with ants. The locals who rescued me took me...

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Art of this Place: Women Artists in Cameroon

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Tuesday 29 March 7 pm “I bear witness to our life today…. so that in 50 or 100 years, my art can express this period of time”. These are the words of...

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Backyard shorts

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Anamazing workshops 13 short stories that celebrate BIG morals, values and ideals told in a delightful, inspiring and visual style all of which embrace our humanity with a uniquely African ...

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From a Whisper

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Thursday 24 March 5 pm at Hovedbiblioteket, Oslo Abu (Ken Ambani) is a quiet and hardworking intelligence officer who keeps to himself. When he meets Tamani (Corrine Onyango), a young, rebellious ar...

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Paradise Stop

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Monday 28 March 7pm An honest but naive father and policeman is troubled by his declining marriage, while his friend, a flamboyant, successful businessman has a warm family, but a complicated re...

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Say My Name

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Wednesday 30 March 7pm Sisters, mothers, businesswomen, role models, music artists—in an industry dominated by men and noted for misogyny, the unstoppable female lyricists of Say My Name speak candidly about cl...

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Sisters of the Screen

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Thursday 31 March 7pm Exploring the extraordinary contributions of women filmmakers from Africa and the diaspora, Beti Ellerson’s engaging debut intersperses interviews with such acclaimed women directors as Safi Faye, Sarah Ma...

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