Films in ‘Signals - Where Is Africa’
A guerra do Ku-DuroHenrique Narciso 'Dito' IFFR 2010
An action film the way they can only get made in Angola. It's set in a slum district and all the inhabitants take part. The film is both violent and comic. It is fast, satirical and made with the necessary nonchalance.
Where Are You Taking Me?Kimi Takesue IFFR 2010 71′
Thoughtful yet certainly not shy American film maker has plenty to look at in Uganda. She moves in the exciting hip-hop youth culture of the city, but also travels to the north to visit reception centres for child soldiers. Eyes wide open.
Siliva the ZuluAttilio Gatti IFFR 2010
In 1927, director Attilio Gatti travelled to Zululand to create a film weaving genuine anthropological elements into a fantasy of witchcraft and betrayal. With music by Percussion Discussion Afrika.
Safari ObscuraAnton Kotze' (Khotso) IFFR 2010
A trance-inducing kaleidoscopic journey through myriad secret African landscapes of every kind, informed by an all-embracing animism.