Afripedia is a new five-part documentary series about the generation of rising African creative talents that are challenging all preconceptions and stereotypes.
Stocktown Films presents an interlinked visual mixtape of today’s most interesting emerging visual artists, filmmakers, fashion designers, musicians, photographers and cultural activists from Africa’s biggest metropolises. Compelling, intimate stories, told by African visionary artists who are pushing the boundaries of creative self-expression.
Welcome to creativity, welcome to Afripedia.
Produced by: Stocktown Films
Director: Teddy Goitom, Benjamin Taft, Senay Berhe
Year of production: 2010-2014
Swedish tv premiere date : September 25th , 2014
Format: HD, 5 x 28 minutes
Filmed in: South Africa, Angola, Kenya, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Ghana, USA.
Original Language: English, Portuguese and French
With support from: Postkodlotteriet
Official site: Afripedia.com
Sales agent: Autlookfilms
Selected Screenings: New York African Filmfestival 09.05.15, 03.06.15 Afrocarioca filmfestival Brazil, Langston Huges Museum Seattle 22.04.15, I am internet Barcelona 22.03.15, Selam Festival Ethiopia 13.01.15, Afro Svenska Akademin Stockholm 17.10.14
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