AM – FM 2019

African Movie Festival In Manitoba

15th – 17th March

Buy festival pass and enjoy non-stop entertainment

Movies

Benjamin Bartlett

Benjamin Bartlett

Directed by Tope Babalola
2018, Canada, 90 minutes

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Change Your Heart, Not My Colour

Directed by Pierre-Antoine Carpentier
2017, Senegal, 19 minutes

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Self-Image (Season 5)

Directed by Askia Traore, Benoît Grimalt, Josza Anjembe, Fanny Liatard
Doc and Fiction – 4 shorts – France – 97min

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Beyond That Wall

Directed by Aisha Jabour
2017, Morocco/USA, 18 mins

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Malaria Business

Directed by Bernard Crutzen
2017, France, 52 mins

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Watu Wote: All of us

Directed by Katja Benrath
2017, Kenya, 17 mins

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N.G.O. (Nothing Going On)

Directed by Aganze Arnold
2016, Uganda, 83 mins

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Fallou

Directed by Allasane Sy
2017, Senegal, 30 mins

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Zizou

Directed by Ferid Boughedir
2016, Tunisia, 99 mins

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Hands

Directed by Lea Malle Frank Thierry
2017, Cameroun, 11 mins

Self-Image

Self-Image (Season 5)

Directed by Askia Traore, Benoît Grimalt, Josza Anjembe, Fanny Liatard
Doc and Fiction – 4 shorts – France – 97min

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Sega

Directed by Idil Ibrahim
2018, Senegal/USA, 24 mins

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Algéria, De Gaulle and the bomb

Directed by Benchiha Larbi
2010, Algeria/France, 52 mins

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Angles

Directed by Lea Malle Frank Thierry
2017, Cameroun, 16 mins

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To the Ghost of the Father

Directed by Bayala Marie Laurentine
2017, Burkina Faso, 50 mins

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Mukanya

Directed by Siza Mukwedini
2018, Zimbabwe, 20 mins

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Zizou

Directed by Ferid Boughedir
2016, Tunisia, 99 mins

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Kanaima Show

Directed by Baloji
2018, Congo DR, 24 mins

Our Team

Ben Akoh

BEN AKOH

Brenda Austin-Smith

BRENDA AUSTIN-SMITH

Aboubakar-Sanogo

ABOUBAKAR-SANOGO

Mbye Cham

MBYE CHAM

Onookome Okome

ONOOKOME OKOME

SHEILA PETTY

Hasanpreet Singh

HASANPREET SINGH

Sponsers

University of Manitoba

News

Message from the Minister
25 February,2019

Press Release
25 February, 2019

Contact

About the Festival

About

The African Movie Festival in Manitoba (AM-FM) is an annual spring event held in Winnipeg, Manitoba that showcases the best of African Cinema and that creates a platform for Afro-Canadian dialogue. AM-FM consist of movie screenings, interview sessions with directors/producers/actors, cocktail receptions, and cultural activities including dances, food and entertainment. Full feature movies, shorts and documentaries are screened in French and English from Nigeria, South Africa, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Mali and other African countries.

AM-FM is organized by Manitoba African Film Festival Inc., a non-profit organization based in Winnipeg, Canada. The organization and festival is advised by a committee consisting of Dr. Sheila Petty (University of Regina), Dr. Aboubakar Sanogo (Carlton University), Dr. Brenda Austin-Smith (University of Manitoba), Dr. Onookome Okome (University of Alberta), and Dr. Mbaye Cham (Howard University).

Festival Info

304 – 100 Arthur St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1H3