African Film: Re-Imagining a Continent

By Josef Gugler

In African movie: Re-imagining a Continent, Josef Gugler offers an creation to African cinema via an research of 15 movies made via African filmmakers. those administrators got down to re-image Africa; their movies supply Western audience the chance to re-imagine the continent and its humans. As some extent of comparability, extra movies on Africa―one from Hollywood, the opposite from apartheid South Africa―serve to focus on African administrators’ altogether diversified views.

Gugler’s interpretation considers the monetary and technical problems of African movie construction, the meant audiences in Africa and the West, the limitations on distribution, and the severe reception of the films.

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