LAGOS: The Line-Up
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LAGOS: The Line-Up

LAGOS: The Line-Up Dir. Folasaking Iwajomo Nigeria. 2013. 13min. Colour. English, Pidgin, Yoruba with English subtitles. Ten men in a taxi, strangers to each other, head to an…

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The Rice Boy (Le Petit Bonhomme de Riz) | UK PREMIERE
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The Rice Boy (Le Petit Bonhomme de Riz) | UK PREMIERE

The Rice Boy (Le Petit Bonhomme de Riz),  UK PREMIERE Dir. Rianando Ludovic Randriamanantsoa Madagascar. 2013. 25min. Colour. Malagasy with English subtitles In the ghetto of Antananarivo, a…

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UDUDEAGU
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UDUDEAGU

UDUDEAGU Dir. Akwaeke Emezi Nigeria 2014. 2min. B&W. Igbo with English subtitles. An experimental Igbo short shot in Lagos, Nigeria, UDUDEAGU is a story about impermanence and a…

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JOHANNESBURG: Berea
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JOHANNESBURG: Berea

JOHANNESBURG: Berea Dir. Vincent Moloi South Africa. 2013. 13min. Colour. English. Long after his friends and family have moved on, Jewish pensioner Aaron Zukerman remains in his inner-city…

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Life and Death in the 90s: Insightful and affecting award-winning Algerian shorts
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Life and Death in the 90s: Insightful and affecting award-winning Algerian shorts

Mon 3 Nov| 18:00| Hackney Picturehouse “Life and death in the 90s”: insightful and affecting award-winning shorts. Tomorrow, Algiers? (Demain, Alger?)  UK PREMIERE Dir. Amin Sidi-Boumediène Algeria. 2011.…

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“And life goes on”: beautifully observed shorts quietly reflecting on contemporary life [Algerian Shorts]
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“And life goes on”: beautifully observed shorts quietly reflecting on contemporary life [Algerian Shorts]

Wed 5 Nov| 18:15| The Roxy “And life goes on”: beautifully observed shorts quietly reflecting on contemporary life Uzzu [DOC] UK PREMIERE Dir. Sonia Ahnou Algeria. 2011. 22min.…

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NAIROBI: Homecoming
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NAIROBI: Homecoming

NAIROBI: Homecoming Dir. Jim Chuchu Kenya 2013. 11min. Colour. English, Kiswahili with English subtitles. Fantasy, science fiction and infatuation fuse as an obsessed neighbour invents ever stranger scenarios for…

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DAKAR: The Other Woman (L’Autre Femme)
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DAKAR: The Other Woman (L’Autre Femme)

DAKAR: The Other Woman (L’Autre Femme) Dir. Marie KA Senegal 2013. 12min. Colour. French with English subtitles. A brave film set in the secret world of multiple spouse…

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Behind The Door (Wara el-Bab) | UK PREMIERE
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Behind The Door (Wara el-Bab) | UK PREMIERE

Behind The Door (Wara el-Bab), UK PREMIERE Dir. Adham Elsherif Egypt. 2013. 20min. Colour. Arabic with English subtitles. A boy is left home alone with strict instructions from his…

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The Man with a Dog (Moul Ikelb) | UK PREMIERE
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The Man with a Dog (Moul Ikelb) | UK PREMIERE

The Man with a Dog (Moul Ikelb), UK PREMIERE Dir. Kamal Lazraq France. 2014. 27min. Colour. Arabic with English subtitles. Youssef lives as a reclusive outcast. His sole friend…

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