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11/11/22 11/11/22
Films Femmes Afrique Shorts: A Sense of Home

Made by women from across Africa and the diaspora, these powerful short films reflect on what it means to find a sense of belonging and to call a…

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03/11/17 07/11/17

Winner of the Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize at the Berlin Film Festival, this fourth feature from Senegalese-French filmmaker Alain Gomis is steeped in…

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11/11/21 11/11/21
Leeds International Short Film Competition 3: Daydream Nation

The reveries of youth turning to reality can quickly lead to rapture… or rupture. In this programme, a Hong Kong teenager embarks on a wild and…

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15/11/21 15/11/21
Xala (on 35mm)

Senegalese master Ousmane Sembène unleashed one of his most ingenious, scathing satirical dramas with Xala in 1975. He targets the new bourgeois elite…

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