2-Part, 40-film Jean Rouch Retrospective At FIAF & Anthology Film Archives In NYC, 11/7 - 11/27

From Shadow and Act Sat Nov 10 2012, 10:15:56

We announced this in August, and now the time has come, so New Yorkers, collect yourselves and go be educated and even entertained. An African cinema history lesson is coming your way, courtesy of Icarus Films... the kind you probably won't get in film school; I didn't see or hear the name Jean Rouch (the French expatriate filmmaker) until I picked up a copy of Manthia Diawara's African Cinema: Politics and Culture, and that wasn't so long ago. A selection of rarely screened ethnographic films that Jean Rouch recorded in Mali and Niger primarily, have been preserved by the Archives françaises du film du CNC, Bois d'Arcy. Rouch...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Algťrie:   Le MAE nig√©rien salue la qualit√© de la coop√©ration avec l'Alg√©rie dans le domaine de la s√©curit√© (news)
Algerie Presse Service
27 July 2016

Le ministre nigérien des Affaires étrangères, de la Coopération, de l'Intégration africaine et des Nigériens à l'extérieur, Ibrahim Yacoubou, a ... [read more]

Algťrie:   L'Alg√©rie et le Niger s'engagent √† renforcer davantage leurs relations bilat√©rales (news)
Algerie Presse Service
27 July 2016

 L'Algérie et le Niger ont exprimé, mercredi à Alger, leur disposition et leur engagement à renforcer davantage leurs relations bilatérales et à ... [read more]

Algťrie:   M. Sellal re√ßoit le ministre nig√©rien des Affaires √©trang√®res (news)
Algerie Presse Service
26 July 2016

Le Premier ministre, Abdelmalek Sellal, a reçu mardi à Alger, le ministre nigérien des Affaires étrangères, de la coopération, de l'intégration ... [read more]

blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!