Harpur Cinema presents “Félicité”, a film by Alain Gomis, at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Sunday, March 16th and 18th in Lecture Hall 6. This award-winning film looks at the life of the titled character, a bar singer in in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The Libraries have a number of books on African film. E-books are hyperlinked.
African filmmaking : five formations, ed. by Kenneth W. Harrow Fine Arts PN1993.5.A35 A366 2017
The writing of the nation : expressing identity through Congolese literary texts and films, by Kasongo Mulenda Kapanga PL8014.C75 K37 2017
New African cinema by Valérie K. Orlando Fine Arts PN1993.5.A35 O75 2017
The poetics of radical hope in Abderrahmane Sissako’s film experience, by Olivier-Jean Tchouaffe, e-book
Contemporary African cinema, by Olivier Barlet ; trans. by Melissa Thackway, e-book
Maghrebs in motion: North African cinema in nine movements, by Suzanne Gauch,
Rethinking African cultural production, ed. by Frieda Ekotto and Kenneth W. Harrow,