African Film: Moving Away From Hollywood’s Stereotypes

In a recent article for the Guardian (Click Here) Hannah Pool examines how African film makers are challenging cinematic representations of African life. African film makers themselves are eschewing lazy stereotypes of African poverty and noble white heroes in favour of a fuller representation of the diversity of African culture.


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