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Attempting a new vision of Africa on film


Images of Africa on film have veered from stories of beautiful people with the continent merely serving as a convenient backdrop to tales of hardship, famine genocide and war.

Now the London Film Festival has just witnessed a road movie of sorts which attempts to cast Africa and Africans in a more positive light.

Al Moloney reports on a film attempting to define a new Africa.


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