Films in ‘Signals - Where Is Africa’
La diarrheeLes Boulistes IFFR 2010
The girls make Masta shit himself. Eleventh part of a sitcom in twelve episodes of six minutes each that can be viewed independently. The series offers a comical sketch of ordinary, everyday situations from Congolese society.
FVVA: Femme, villa, voiture, argentMoustapha Alassane IFFR 2010
Ali is the image of modern Africa. Riding his motorbike, he returns happily from a football match but a nasty surprise awaits him at his parents' home.
Balas e pistolasFrancisco Cafua IFFR 2010
Satirical slum neighbourhood film by a film maker trained in hip-hop videos. In Angola, many crime films set among the slums have been made in recent years. Francisco Cafua enjoys the predictability of these films while also keeping an eye on social reality.
NoraAlla Kovgan, David Hinton IFFR 2010
Dancer Nora Chipaumire returns to the landscape of her Zimbabwean childhood to journey through vivid memories of her youth. Using dance, she brings her history of family dramas, difficult love affairs and militant politics to life in a choreography of sound and images.