New York African Film Festival 2018

May 16th 2018 - May 22nd 2018

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The New York African Film Festival celebrates its milestone 25th edition. Co-presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the African Film Festival, Inc., the 2018 festival will feature new and classic African cinema, with a special focus on intergenerational discourse, featuring works by women and younger generations of African and diaspora artists. This year, the festival will also feature films that celebrate the centennial of Nelson Mandela. As in previous years, the festival program will include screenings and discussions with filmmakers and artists, panels, an art exhibit, and additional events at locations around the city.

Co-presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and African Film Festival, Inc.

Organized by Mahen Bonetti, Francoise Bouffault, Rumbi Bwerinofa-Petrozzello, Jacki Fischer, Dora King, Beatriz Leal-Riesco, and Dara Ojugbele, African Film Festival, Inc.

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