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Beat the Devil
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written by Claud Cockburn, 1904-1981; directed by John Huston, 1906-1987; produced by John Huston, 1906-1987, Santana Pictures Corporation and Romulus Films; performed by Humphrey Bogart, 1899-1957, Jennifer Jones, 1919-2009, Gina Lollobrigida, 1927-, Robert Morley, 1908-1992 and Peter Lorre, 1904-1964 (NYX Channel, 1953), 1 hour 29 mins
On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen...
written by Claud Cockburn, 1904-1981; directed by John Huston, 1906-1987; produced by John Huston, 1906-1987, Santana Pictures Corporation and Romulus Films; performed by Humphrey Bogart, 1899-1957, Jennifer Jones, 1919-2009, Gina Lollobrigida, 1927-, Robert Morley, 1908-1992 and Peter Lorre, 1904-1964 (NYX Channel, 1953), 1 hour 29 mins
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Cameroon Love Letter
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directed by Khavn De La Cruz, 1973-; performed by Gertjan Zuilhof, 1955-, Lourd De Veyra, 1975- and Jose Dalisay, Jr., fl. 1977-2008 (Philippines: Privately Published), 1 hour 11 mins
Prolific Philippine filmmaker Khavn De La Cruz pays tribute to Cameroon, a nation that has long embraced Philippine cinema, in this work that combines documentary footage with a narrative that mirrors the style of soap operas from De La Cruz's native land. As the director presents a portrait of life in Cameroon th...
directed by Khavn De La Cruz, 1973-; performed by Gertjan Zuilhof, 1955-, Lourd De Veyra, 1975- and Jose Dalisay, Jr., fl. 1977-2008 (Philippines: Privately Published), 1 hour 11 mins
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The Desert Song (1929): Shooting script
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directed by Roy Del Ruth, 1893-1961; produced by Warner Brothers; performed by John Boles, 1895-1969, Carlotta King, 1898-2000, Robert E. Guzmán, 1899-, Johnny Arthur, 1883-1951 and Louise Fazenda, 1895-1962 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2008), 137 page(s)
directed by Roy Del Ruth, 1893-1961; produced by Warner Brothers; performed by John Boles, 1895-1969, Carlotta King, 1898-2000, Robert E. Guzmán, 1899-, Johnny Arthur, 1883-1951 and Louise Fazenda, 1895-1962 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2008), 137 page(s)
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Dreams Of Dust
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directed by Laurent Salgues, 1969-; designed by Martine Some, fl. 2001-2012; produced by Sophie Salbot, fl. 2006 and Marc Daigle, 1947-; performed by Adama Ouedraogo, fl. 2006, Rasmane Ouedraogo, fl. 2006 and Makena Diop, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2006), 1 hour 23 mins
Mocktar, a Nigerien peasant, comes looking for work in Essakane, a dusty gold mine in Northeast Burkina Faso, Africa, where he hopes to forget the past that haunts him. In Essakane, he quickly finds out, the gold rush ended twenty years before, and the inhabitants of this wasteland and strange timelessness manage...
directed by Laurent Salgues, 1969-; designed by Martine Some, fl. 2001-2012; produced by Sophie Salbot, fl. 2006 and Marc Daigle, 1947-; performed by Adama Ouedraogo, fl. 2006, Rasmane Ouedraogo, fl. 2006 and Makena Diop, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2006), 1 hour 23 mins
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Fintar O Destino
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directed by Fernando Vendrell, 1962-; produced by Fernando Vendrell, 1962- and Luís Alvarães, fl. 1991, I.C. Cinema, ACT (Production Company) and David and Golias (Production Company) (California Newsreel, 1998), 1 hour 16 mins
Fintar O Destino has the distinction of being the Library of African Cinema's first sports film - but a sports film with a decidedly African twist. It is the story, familiar from countless Hollywood movies and therefore easily accessible to American audiences, of an over the hill sports hero who holds onto his pas...
directed by Fernando Vendrell, 1962-; produced by Fernando Vendrell, 1962- and Luís Alvarães, fl. 1991, I.C. Cinema, ACT (Production Company) and David and Golias (Production Company) (California Newsreel, 1998), 1 hour 16 mins
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Gandhi Se Mahatma Tak
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directed by Shyam Benegal, 1934-; performed by Paul Slabolepszy, fl. 1983, Pallavi Joshi, fl. 1977 and Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1996), 2 hours 25 mins
One of two feuding Mohammedan cousins living in Britain but of Indian origin seek the assistance of an Indian Barrister to travel to Britain and settle their matter in a court of law. The Barrister travels to Britain, and finds that all Asians are treated as coolies, and their status is worse than of servants. Des...
directed by Shyam Benegal, 1934-; performed by Paul Slabolepszy, fl. 1983, Pallavi Joshi, fl. 1977 and Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1996), 2 hours 25 mins
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In My Country
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directed by John Boorman, 1933-; produced by John Boorman, 1933-, Robert Chartoff, 1933-2015, Kieran Corrigan, fl. 1991-2014, Lynn Hendee, fl. 1982-2014 and Mike Medavoy, 1941-, Chartoff Productions and Film Afrika Worldwide; performed by Samuel L. Jackson, 1948-, Juliette Binoche, 1964- and Brendan Gleeson, 1955- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2005), 1 hour 43 mins,
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In 1996, the South African government established the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate abuses of human rights under apartheid. These hearings would serve as a forum for those accused of murder and torture to be confronted by their victims and, by admitting their guilt, be granted amnesty under Ub...
directed by John Boorman, 1933-; produced by John Boorman, 1933-, Robert Chartoff, 1933-2015, Kieran Corrigan, fl. 1991-2014, Lynn Hendee, fl. 1982-2014 and Mike Medavoy, 1941-, Chartoff Productions and Film Afrika Worldwide; performed by Samuel L. Jackson, 1948-, Juliette Binoche, 1964- and Brendan Gleeson, 1955- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2005), 1 hour 43 mins,
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Katutura
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directed by Florian Schott, 1982-; produced by Obed Emvula, 1979-, Tulinane Entertainment; performed by Mara Baumgartner, fl. 2015, Obed Emvula, 1979- and Chops Tshoopara, fl. 2013 (Princeton, NJ: Juno Films, 2016), 1 hour 42 mins,
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Katutura follows a group characters experiencing the gravity of living in a township. Ex-convict Dangi has to deal with living a law-abiding life, an extramarital son and an old flame who his wife doesn’t know about. Gangster Shivago explores a new market to sell his drugs and Kondja, a teenager in a wheelchair...
directed by Florian Schott, 1982-; produced by Obed Emvula, 1979-, Tulinane Entertainment; performed by Mara Baumgartner, fl. 2015, Obed Emvula, 1979- and Chops Tshoopara, fl. 2013 (Princeton, NJ: Juno Films, 2016), 1 hour 42 mins,
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Kings of the Water
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directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Centre Georges Pompidou and Methodact Ltd.; performed by Cyprien Tokoudagba, 1939-2012 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1991), 58 mins,
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Cyprien Tokoudagba is an important person in the city of Abomey in the West African republic of Benin. He paints the religious houses of the vodoun -- sacred temples dedicated to the worship of revered ancestors. In Kings of the Water, Cyprien paints three brilliantly colored vodoun figures and takes part in the c...
directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Centre Georges Pompidou and Methodact Ltd.; performed by Cyprien Tokoudagba, 1939-2012 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1991), 58 mins,
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Magicians of the Earth, A Young Man’s Dream & A Woman’s Secret
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directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Fernando Trueba Producciones Cinematograficas; performed by Efiaimbelo, 1925-2001, Jacques Jean Debord, fl. 1990, Nera Jambruku, fl. 1990, Gesan Jambruku, fl. 1990, Sakolias Nausak, fl. 1990, Klaul Tajimbu, fl. 1990, Pilip Nikulak, fl. 1990 and Paulus Kobulam, fl. 1990, in Magicians of the Earth (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1990), 1 hour 1 mins,
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Filmmaker Philip Haas traveled to the southernmost tip of Madagascar to meet Efiaimbelo, a man in his mid-sixties who works as a funerary sculptor. The film follows Efiaimbelo as he travels to an isolated area in the countryside to cut down a special tree for sculpting. He makes it into a pole of geometric shapes,...
directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Fernando Trueba Producciones Cinematograficas; performed by Efiaimbelo, 1925-2001, Jacques Jean Debord, fl. 1990, Nera Jambruku, fl. 1990, Gesan Jambruku, fl. 1990, Sakolias Nausak, fl. 1990, Klaul Tajimbu, fl. 1990, Pilip Nikulak, fl. 1990 and Paulus Kobulam, fl. 1990, in Magicians of the Earth (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1990), 1 hour 1 mins,
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