Submission: Strolling - Cecile Emeke // London (2014)
This is a strolling episode, part of the short documentary film series where I go on a stroll with people and talk about various issues affecting people.
Nairobi Half Life (2012) - dir. David Gitonga // Kenya
Young Mwas leaves his village to Kenya’s capital pursuing a career in acting. A few innocent mistakes land him in jail, which eventually leads Mwas to connect with a gang
Taste of Cherry - dir. Abbas Kiarostami (1997) // Iran
Middle-aged Mr. Badii (Homayoun Ershadi) drives through the hilly outskirts of Tehran searching for someone who is willing to bury him under a cherry tree after he commits suicide
femburton said: Hello :) I saw your post about Les Saignantes (2005) - dir. Jean-Pierre Bekolo // Cameroon & France and was wondering if you had a link to view it with english subs? Thank you in advance if you have one
Afraid most free links are taken down but if you got $5 to spare you can stream/download from the African Film Library
there are some particular single shots in this film that work together one after another and/or side by side, both in continuous and parallel order and i’m not sure whether it’s just a matter of individual perception or not but frankly it doesn’t matter, i think it’s brilliant.
The Time That Remains (2009) - dir. Elia Suleiman // Palestine