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Message from: Bob Palmeri palmeri@CI.REFER.ORG (
About: FW: Safi Faye: response

July 28, 1997

Originally from: Bob Palmeri palmeri@CI.REFER.ORG
Originally dated: July 28, 1997

I just read a brief squib about Safi Faye's newest
film in a recent issue
of "Africa International" published in Paris. I
can track it down if you like.

Bob Palmeri
Date: July 28, 1997
From: Janis L. Pallister

Please give complete info. and also if possible an
abstract or the gist of the "squib." Thanks
Date: July 28, 1997
From: Elizabeth Eames

Hi, this reminds me to ask the list for assistance
locating Safi Faye's films for use in my
"Cinematic Portraits of Africa" course. I tried
during the first year I taught it to locate her
work, to no avail. Is there anyone out there who
can give me a hint? I recall even writing in my
broken French to the Paris address given to me by
Myphedu (sp?) Films, but no luck then. Perhaps
things have changed now? Anyone have a copy to

My email is:


Elizabeth Eames, Anthropology and Women's Studies,
Bates College, Lewiston ME 04240 207-786-6082.

> > From: Frances K. Gateward
> <> > Date: Thu, 24 Jul 1997
15:43:16 -0700 (PDT) >
> Greetings to everyone,
> I am writing an essay on Safi Faye for a
> publication on women filmmakers and their films.
> Unfortunately, I am having a lot of trouble
> locating information on her, and critical essays
> on her films. I do have access to Pfaff's
Twenty > Five Black African Filmmakers, the
article by
> Angela Martin in Framework, and Le Cinema au
> Sengal by Paulin Soumanou Vieyra. Does anyone
> know of any articles/books written in the
1990's? > Anything would be appreciated.

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