Reel African: Watch African Movies & TV Shows on Demand

Variety recently covered a story about Reel African, a web-based TV and video streaming service featuring African content.

According to their website, is set to launch on September 5, 2011.  Though right now there is some content available — including trailers for a couple of popular Ghanaian films by African Academy Award winner Shirley Frimpong-Manso, and some MTV productions in their entirety.

You can read the Variety article HERE.

About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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