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Cette base de données a pour but de présenter tous les films documentaires rendant compte du réel africain. Ces films sont des films réalisés et produits par des africains, mais aussi des films sur l’Afrique. Cette base de données a été constituée à partir d’une base de données essentiellement francophone, mais cette base ne cherche qu’à devenir la plus exhaustive possible, afin de regrouper dans un même espace le plus d’informations sur les films sur l’Afrique. N’hésitez pas à inscrire vos films !

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À la recherche de l'Émir Abd El-Lader

Mohamed Latreche | 2004 | France | 52 minutes
The film will take up the life and destiny of the Emir Abdelkader born in 1807, an emblematic figure of the modern Algeria, as a passionate love story between him, Algeria and France. At the age of 20, he became the leader of his people and faced the strong French army. He was then captured and...

History | Algeria

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Nelson Mandela et moi

Khalo Matabane | 2013 | France | 85 minutes
South African filmmaker Khalo Matabane was an idealistic teenager with fantastical ideas about a post-apartheid era of freedom and justice when the great icon of liberation Nelson Mandela was released from prison. In a personal odyssey involving an imaginary letter to Mandela and conversations...

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À ma mère

Djamila Sfaxi | 2003 | France | 21 minutes
We do not realise the difficulty of day to day living for those who can’t read or write. My mother has lived under such circumstances for 36 years, since her arrival to France. She comes from a remote mountain village in the Kabylie region of Algeria and for the first time, she speaks and she is...

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A Man from the Congo River (Kongon Akseli)

Jouko Aaltonen | 2009 | France | 53 minutes
The documentary is studying the little known story of Nordic machinists working on the river boats on the Congo River. Professionals were hired on lucrative salaries from Finland and Sweden and they had to give an oath of fidelity to the King of Belgium. Sailors from the North met a new reality in...

History | Coflict / war | Congo

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À mon père

Cyril Bibas | 1997 | Belgique | 17 minutes
Some questions centred on the image I have of my father and his past. An investigation in his footsteps in...

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