Bassek ba Kobhio

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The Great White of Lambaréné - Le Grand Blanc De Lambaréné
Cameroonian filmmaker Bassek ba Kobhio provides a fascinating revisionist perspective on Albert Schweitzer, Noble Peace Prize winner and secular saint of the colonial era. This film begins to rewrite the history of colonialism from the point of view of the…
The Silence of the Forest - Le Silence De La Foret
This film, the first from the Central African Republic, takes us inside the world of the 'pygmies' or more properly BaAka. Le silence de la foret is a film about the difficulty for even the most well-intentioned person to know…
Sango Malo (the Village Teacher)
A story about a village teacher who introduces education for local self-development explores the relationships between progressive activists, entrenched social interests, traditional belief system and rural Africans. SANGO MALO offers American viewers an intimate and engaging portrait of the complex…