10 African films to watch out for, N°16

From Africa is a Country Thu Dec 20 2012, 16:01:17

Filmmaker Shannon Walsh teamed up with director and writer Arya Laloo to make Jeppe on a Friday, "a neighborhood documentary." The setting is Jeppestown in Johannesburg, South Africa, chronicling a day in the lives of eight residents of this area on the brink of massive change. The featured residents are Beninese entrepreneurs Arouna and Zainab; [...]

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