Ngozi Onwurah’s SHOOT THE MESSENGER in NYC

New York's African Film Festival, Inc just announced that they'll be hosting a screening of Ngozi Onwurah's powerful film Shoot the Messenger on Sunday, July 17. From the release: African Film Festival, Inc. and Mid-Manhattan Library Presents The Sunday Movies at Mid-Manhattan Library MID-MANHATTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY, ANNEX 40th Street and 5th Avenue, 6th Floor - … Continue reading Ngozi Onwurah’s SHOOT THE MESSENGER in NYC

Kinshasa Symphony Opened the New York African Film Festival

In case you missed the Opening Night of the New York African Film Festival, here's a trailer for the documentary Kinshasa Symphony, which examines the extraordinary musical group L'Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste (Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra) from Democratic Republic of the Congo. About the festival: The Film Society of Lincoln Center (FSLC) and African Film Festival, Inc. … Continue reading Kinshasa Symphony Opened the New York African Film Festival

17th Annual New York African Film Festival, April 7th to May 31st

New York City -- The place to celebrate!  The NYAFF kicks off their 17th annual festival today! The New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) was established in 1993 with our festival co-organizer, the Film Society of Lincoln Center. This flagship program of screenings and panel discussions was presented bi-annually until 1998 and is now an … Continue reading 17th Annual New York African Film Festival, April 7th to May 31st