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Djimon Hounsou to play Radu in ‘Seventh Son’

Written by Shirlene Brown | July 17, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Djimon Hounsou has been a little bit quiet, but it is no doubt because he has been busy working on his role as Radu, in the upcoming film, ‘Seventh Son‘.

Djimon-Hounsou - Seventh Son

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‘Embrace’ takes on terrorism from a different perspective

Written by Shirlene Brown | March 26, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla is a Kenyan/American of South Asian descent who was voted Top 21 Tastemakers and “Most Important Movers and Shakers” in America by Genre Magazine in 2007.

Cast of Embrace

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Nairobi Half Life fights to live for a few more nights

Written by Shirlene Brown | March 21, 2013 | Leave a Comment

On March 21st 2013, one feature film will screen in cinemas across the USA. Audiences at each venue will be asked the question. Should this film receive one week’s theatrical release at this cinema? If the majority vote “yes” then that film will return to that cinema for a week’s theatrical release. We have the cinemas, we have the audience… the question is… do you have the film?

Nairobi Half Life

Nairobi Half Life

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Uru Eke stars in ‘Dark Side’

Written by Shirlene Brown | March 14, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Uru Eke, one of the prominent Nollywood stars, will be in a new film, ‘Dark Side’.  Other actors include

Uru Eke (Photo: Official Website)

Uru Eke (Photo: Official Website)

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Searching for Sugarman nets an Oscar

Written by Shirlene Brown | February 25, 2013 | Leave a Comment

South Africa’s movie, ‘Searching for Sugarman’  won an Oscar for Best Documentary.

Rodriguez

The documentary received a lot of applause and seemed to be popular with the people at the Oscars. Swedish director, Malik Bendjelloul, and producer, Simon Chinn, were on hand to accept the Oscar.

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Papa to premiere at the Pan African Film Festival

Written by Shirlene Brown | February 15, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Papa, a short film directed and written by Bambadjan Bamba, and starring Souléymane (he also co-produced it) will be premiering at the Pan African film festival on February 15, 2013.

Papa

Papa

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Lionel – reconciling reality

Written by Shirlene Brown | February 13, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Highlighted as part of BAMkids Film Festival 2013, this movie showcases a young boy’s attempt to deal with the loss of his Grandfather and his ties to that side of his heritage.

Max Tardioli

Max Tardioli

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Lizz Nyagah stars in ‘The Return of Lazarus’

Written by Shirlene Brown | February 5, 2013 | Leave a Comment

The Return of Lazarus‘ is the first feature film Alexandros Konstantaras shot in Greece.

Lizz Njagah

Two brothers, Lazarus (Alexandros Koch) and Kyriakos (Nelson Lucas), set out for a road trip to Maronia, Northern Greece, in a quest for the mythical cave of the Cyclops.

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Filmaker faces her demons through documentary

Written by Shirlene Brown | January 31, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Half Korean, Half Tanzanian filmmaker Eliaichi Kimaro, very familiar with her Korean culture, went to Tanzania to find out more about her father’s. Her film, A Lot Like You,  follows her as she goes to the African nation and finds out more about her father’s past and people.

A Lot Like You

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Nollwood now on Demand

Written by Shirlene Brown | January 28, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Nollywood is hitting the bigtime!  Thanks to a deal signed with Brandcast Media Inc., folks in the US will now be able to watch Nollywood movies on Xfinity on Demand, Cox or Time Warner beginning February 1, 2013.

Nollywood now on Demand

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All Somali cast carries film to the Oscars

Written by Shirlene Brown | January 24, 2013 | Leave a Comment

It is heartening to see several African movies up for an Oscar nomination.  There is ‘Nairobi Half Life‘ and now, ‘Asad‘.

Asad (Photo: Scott Henriksen)

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