Francophone African Cinema: History, Culture, Politics and by K. Martial Frindethie

By K. Martial Frindethie

environment the degree for a severe come upon among Francophone African cinema and Continental ecu severe thought, this ebook deals a transnational and interdisciplinary research of sixteen Francophone African motion pictures, together with Bassek Ba Kobhio’s The nice White guy of Lambaréné, Cheick Oumar Sissoko’s Guimba the Tyrant, and Amadou Seck’s Saaraba. the writer invitations readers to check those movies within the context of transnational conversations among African filmmakers and the normal theorists whose works are extra available in academia. The e-book examines black French filmmakers’ remedies of a few cross-cultural issues, together with intercontinental encounters and reciprocity, ideology and subjective freedom, governance and ethical accountability, sexuality and social order, and globalization. during the paintings, the presentation of literary thought is available via either starting and complex scholars of movie and culture.
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