Micr’Ouvert with … Nourredine Saïl, President of the foundation of the African Film Festival of Khouribga: “The African States have to decide in a voluntarist way, to help the filmmakers “

You paid tribute to Ethiopia which eventually won the Grand Prix Sembène Ousmane. What signal you see through it? Listen! I am happy because when we chose Ethiopia in order to honourit, it was based on the Ethiopian films I saw last year and the year before. These films that I saw at Fespaco and…

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South Africa: Labour Court cancels the dismissal of four journalists from the SABC

(Ecofin Service) – In South Africa, the Labour Court ordered the SABC to take back four journalists it fired a week ago. They must resume work without delay in the public broadcast organisation. They are Foeta Krige, Suna Venter, Jacques Steenkamp and Krivani Pillay. The court declared their dismissal “illegal and null”. They are part…

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VIDEO. CINEMA: “LARMES DE SATAN” BY HICHAM EL JEBBARI AWARDED THE “ÉCRAN D’OR 2016” IN YAOUNDE

The jury of the twentieth edition of the “Ecrans Noirs” Festival of Yaounde devoted this year’s most prestigious award, the “Écran d’Or” to the only Moroccan film in competition. It is “Larmes de Satan” (Tears of Satan) by Hicham El Jebbari with Rachid El Ouali. Moroccan recognition at the 20th edition of the “Ecrans noirs”…

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“The Road to Istanbul” by Rachid Bouchareb awarded at the Festival of African Cinema of Khouribga

The feature film “The Road to Istanbul” by the Franco-Algerian director Rachid Bouchareb won the Best Screenplay at the 19th Festival of African Cinema that ended Saturday in Khouribga (South west of Morocco), the Moroccan press reported. In official competition with fourteen feature films from twelve countries, the film released in 2016 evokes the ordeal…

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African Festival of Khouribga Algerian film “Road to Istanbul” immerses the audience in the ferocity of “Islamist” indoctrination of a girl

Algerian film “Road to Istanbul”, screened on Tuesday night, as part of the official competition of the 19th edition of the African Film Festival of Khouribga (FCAK) (16-23 July) immerses the audience in the ferocity of Islamist indoctrination of a young girl and the suffering of her mother whose life changes after the departure of…

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