The Forgotten Kingdom (US/Lesotho/South Africa 2013)

The Forgotten Kingdom is well worth seeing and raises several interesting questions. South Africa is the portal through which American, European and Indian filmmakers get to access to the natural beauty, the local cultures and the industrial infrastructure of ‘African’ film production. The success of film agencies in attracting inward investment doesn’t yet seem to have… Read More The Forgotten Kingdom (US/Lesotho/South Africa 2013)

Beti and Amare (Ethiopia-Germany-Canada 2014)

The two young filmmakers behind Beti and Amare were present to introduce and discuss this festival screening at the ICA. Andy Siege performs most of the technical roles and appears himself in a small but crucial role in the film. Pascal Dawson plays ‘Amare’ and generally supports his working partner. Together the two are Kalulu Entertainment… Read More Beti and Amare (Ethiopia-Germany-Canada 2014)