Documentary: Feature

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90 minutes / 2014
Documentary Feature
Director: Peres Owino
Synopsis:
BOUND: Africans versus African Americans (AVAA) is a hard hitting documentary that addresses the little known tension that exists between Africans and African Americans. AVAA uses personal testimonials to expose this rift, then it takes us on a journey through the corridors of African and African American historical experiences as it illuminates the moments that divide and those that bind Africans and African Americans. 

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AmaAtaAidoo
78 minutes / 2014
Documentary Feature
Director: Yaba Badoe
Country: Ghana
Synopsis: The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo explores the artistic contribution of one of African's foremost woman writers, a trailblazer for an entire generation of exciting new talent. The documentary charts Ama Ata Aidoo's creative journey in a life that spans 7 decades from colonial Ghana through the tumultuous era of independence to a more sober present day Africa where nurturing women's creative talent remains as hard as ever.

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GoldisHere

70 minutes / 2014
Documentary Feature
Director: David A. Masterwille
Country: Ghana
Synopsis: Gold Is Here explores the lives of artisanal gold miners in the rainforests of Ghana. The film takes a critical look at the impact of unlicensed mechanized gold mining on Ghana's beleaguered environment, whiles shedding light on the involvement of children mining in dangerous mine pits.

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