Eyimofe, Somalia’s ‘The Gravedigger’s Wife’ biggest winners of the night (FULL LIST)

The seventeenth version of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), got here to a grand finish on Sunday at a Gala night time held on the Marriot Resort in Lagos. The Esiri brothers’ ‘Eyimofe’ sometimes called ‘This Is My want’, stole the highlight of this 12 months’s AMAA, bagging 5 prizes on the awards, together with the distinguished Absolute best Director and Absolute best Nigerian Movie awards. ‘Eyimofe’ was once…

‘One Take Grace’: IDFA Review | Reviews

Dir: Lindiwe Matshikiza. South Africa. 2021. 90 mins Go out level left RBG, input level proper MGB. The past due Ruth Bader Ginsburg would without doubt get alongside really well with Mothiba Grace Bapela, the pleasant, fiery and inspirationally charismatic focal point of South African actor-turned-director Lindiwe Matshikiza’s feature-length debut One Take Grace. A mercurial, kaleidoscopic retrospective of a exceptional middle-aged girl’s traumatically tricky lifestyles, this South African manufacturing is…

Things that fell apart put together at Kampala exhibition

Via BAMUTURAKI MUSINGUZI If there used to be one ebook that stuck the minds and creativeness of younger Africans around the continent prior to now century, it’s Chinua Achebe’s vintage novel, Issues Fall Aside. Written in 1958, it captures an Africa in transition politically, economically however maximum earnestly, its customs and traditions in a post-colonial time. Unknown to many alternatively, is {that a} movie adaptation of the ebook used to…

Story behind Franz Klammer’s historic 1976 downhill gold

Bib quantity 15 moved into the beginning gate atop Patscherkofel, prime above the Tyrolean village of Innsbruck. His yellow racing go well with wasn’t as crisp and flashy as the opposite golden Austrian uniforms. He slid his Fischer C4s from side to side, stretching his legs. There was once a way of calm – a trademark of self assurance – because the 22-year-old athlete put his poles over the beginning…

A chat with writer of Yolonda Ross film, Desmond’s Not here Anymore | Reel Chicago

(Yolonda Ross, S. Epatha Merkerson) Desmond’s Now not Right here Anymore is a harrowing quick movie a few mom combating Dementia and a daughter wearing a trauma she sarcastically can not fail to remember.  Penned by means of first-time screenwriter, Lindiwe Suttle Müller-Westernhagen, and directed by means of Mmabatho Montsho,  Desmond’s Now not Right here Anymore is a gothic circle of relatives drama concerning the interaction between a loyal, resilient…

‘Shaft,’ ‘Super Fly’ and the Birth of Blaxploitation | Arts & Culture

Few epitomized Nineteen Seventies cool like Richard Roundtree in Shaft. Tradition shines a mild at the international round it. In our lifetime, some years appear completely filled with occasions. The yr 2020 was once a type of, and when folks attempt to examine it to anything else, they examine it to 1968. The ones are the newsiest years, however they’re no longer the longest. The longest yr in historical past…