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Message from: SCS (
About: California Newsreel

Fri, 2 Aug 1996 10:40:19 -0400

Originally from: SCS <SteveSmith@XC.Org>
Originally dated: Fri, 2 Aug 1996 10:40:19 -0400

From: owner-h-afrlitcine
To: Multiple recipients of list H-AFRLITCINE
Subject: California newsreel (fwd)
Date: Tuesday, 23 July, 1996 4:17PM

Date: Mon, 22 Jul 1996 10:05:31 -0700
From: California Newsreel <>
To: "Kenneth W. Harrow" <>
Subject: Re: AfrLitCine list
This is a cleaned up version of the previously sent list of
films and website address for California Newsreel.

The website for California Newsreel is:
It contains a list of African Titles by Filmmaker, and each links
to a short description of the film. We will soon be including
scholarly essays on some of the titles.

Moussa Sene Absa - Ca twiste a Poponguine (Rocking
David Achkar - Allah Tantou (God's Will)
Ndiouga Moctar Ba - You Africa!
Jean-Pierre Bekolo - Quartier Mozart
Souleymane Cisse - Yeelen (Brightness)
Manthia Diawara - Rouch In Reverse
Adama Drabo - Ta Dona (Fire!)
Flora Gomes - Udju Azul di Yonta (Blue Eyes of Yonta)
Isaac Julien - Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask
Gaston Kabore - Wend Kuuni (God's Gift)
Gaston Kabore - Zan Boko (Homeland)
Bassek ba Kobhio - Sango Malo (The Village Teacher)
Flora M'mbugu-Schelling - These Hands
Djibril Diop Mambety - Hyenas
Djibril Diop Mambety - Le Franc (Part of the Three Tales
from Senegal)
Djibril Diop Mambety - Touki Bouki (The Journey of the
Ngangura Mweze - La vie est belle (Life is Rosy)
Ngozi Onwurah - Monday's Girls
Cesar Paes - Angano...Angano... Tales from Madagascar
Raoul Peck - Lumumba: la mort du prophete (Lumumba: Death
of a Prophet)
Amadou Seck - Saaraba (Utopia)
Cheick Oumar Sissoko - Finzan (A Dance for the Heroes)
Jean-Marie Teno - Afrique, je te plumerai (Africa I will
Fleece You)
Brian Tilley - In a Time of Violence
Mansour Sora Wade - Fary L'Anesse (Fary the Donkey; Part of
the Three Tales from Senegal)
Mansour Sora Wade - Picc Mi (Part of the Three Tales from

Not yet posted:
Cheick Oumar Sissoko - Guimba
Bassek ba Kobhio - Le grand blanc de Lamberene
California Newsreel
149 Ninth Street/Suite 420
San Francisco, CA 94103
phone: 415.621.6196
FAX: 415.621.6522
web address:

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