Viewing African Cinema in the Twenty-first Century: Art Films and the Nollywood Video Revolution

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African cinema in the 1960s originated mainly from Francophone countries. It resembled the art cinema of contemporary Europe and relied on support from the French film industry and the French state. Beginning in1969 the biennial Festival panafricain du cin\u00e9ma et de la t\u00e9l\u00e9vision de Ouagadougou (FESPACO), held in Burkina Faso, became the major showcase for these films. But since the early 1990s, a new phenomenon has come to dominate the African cinema world: mass-marketed films shot on less expensive video ...

Viewing African Cinema in the Twenty-First Century: Art Films and the Nollywood Video Revolution 2010, Ohio University Press, Ohio

ISBN-13: 9780821419311

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Viewing African Cinema in the Twenty-First Century: Art Films and the Nollywood Video Revolution 2010, Ohio University Press, Ohio

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