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LAST WEEK - THE BEST OF features films and documentaries for African Youth

CultureXchange_editor1 • 5 June 2020

5th week (June 6 –  June 12) 

For African Youth  

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best of feature films  for african students


  • BEST RATED by the public









TILAÏ  (The Law) -  Special jury prize at Cannes 1990 and the Grand Prize at FESPACO 1991 Trailer

Director : Idrissa Ouédraogo                                                                                                       Burkina Faso, FR, DE, CH, UK /81min (1990)

Production : Films de l'Avenir, Rhea Films

Review : The New Yorker  

More on Idrissa Ouédraogo : TIFF - The Cinema according to Idrissa Ouédraogo 


Le  Havre









Le Havre   Trailer 

Director : Aki Kaurismäki

Finland, France / 93 min (2011)

Production : Pyramide Productions / International sales : The Match Factory

Review : Le Monde (2011, France)  



Cold Case H






Cold Case Hammarskjöld  Trailer   

Director : Mads Brügger

Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Belgium / 128 min (2019)

Production: Wingman Media ApS, Piraya Films Norway, Laika Films, Associate Directors / International Sales: DR TV International Sales

Reviews :  Le Soir (Belgique/Belgium) / The New York Times (US)


Themagic Lifeof V






The Magic Life of V.  Trailer

Director : Tonislav Hristov

Finland, Denmark, Bulgaria / 87 min (2019)

Production : Making Movies Oy, Kirstine Barfod Film, Soul Food Ltd

Review : Cineuropa  



God exists....






God exists, Her Name is Petrunya  Trailer  

Director : Teona Strugar Mitevska

Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia, Belgique, France /100 min (2019)

Production : Labina Mitevska – Sisters and Brother Mitevski; Entre Chien et Loup, Vertigo, Spiritus Movens Production, Deuxième Ligne Films, EZ Films

Review : Cineuropa


TheBest of Dorien B






The Best of Dorien B     Trailer   

Director : Anke Blondé

Belgium / 107 min (2019)

Production :  A Private View, Viking Film / International sales : Be For Films.

Review : Cineuropa   


  • FIRST FILMS chases...








Moi fratello rincorre i dinosauri (My Brother Chases Dinosaurs)  Trailer  

Director : Stefano Cipani

Italy / 100 min (2019)

Production : Paco CinematograficaNeo Art ProduccionesRAI Cinema / International sales : Vision Distribution [Italy]

Award : EFA - Young Audience Award 2020: 

Review : Cineuropa   

Interview/ Exchanges with Stefano Cipani (26 April 2020) 


Smuggling Hendrix







Smuggling Hendrix   Trailer

Director : Marius Piperides

Cyprus, Germany/ 92 min (2018)

Production : AMP FilmworksPallas Film GmbH

Award : Best International Narrative Feature at Tribeca

Review : Cineuropa 

Interview at Tribeca Festival (24.04.2018)



The way I  spent the end...







The way I spent the end of the World (Cum mi-am petrecut sfârsitul lumii)  Trailer  

Director : Cătălin Mitulescu

Romania, France / 106 min (2006)

Production : Strada FilmLes Films Pelléas

International Sales : Pyramide International

Review : SBS  


summer 1993






Summer 1993   Trailer 

Director : Carla Simón 

Spain / 97 min (2017)

Production : Inicia Films / International Sales: New Europe Film Sales

Review : Cineuropa 

Interviews with Carla Simón European Film Awards 2017 / Eurimage (March 2019)



Tristeza e Alegria na vida das Girafas   (Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes)  Trailer  

tristeza et alegria








Director : Tiago Guedes

Portugal / 109 min (2019)

Production : Take It Easy / International sales : Portugal Film 

Review : Cineuropa 



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