HERO opens 26th New York African Film Festival

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell HERO, a film inspired by the life of Ulric Cross, a young Trinidadian who served in England’s Royal Air Force during World War II and became a central figure in the liberation struggles of several African … Read More

25th New York African Film Festival opens at Film Society of New York

Photos : Isseu Diouf Campbell The 25th New York African Film Festival opened at Film Society of New York under the theme “25 Years of the New York African Film Festival,” on May 16, 2018. The Opening Night film is Apolline … Read More

Photos: 24th New York African Film Festival puts the spotlight on Senegalese short films

Photos by Isseu Diouf Campbell The 24th New York African Film Festival hosted a special shorts program titled Senegal Spotlight on May 6, 2017 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in Manhattan. The evening featured several shorts made in … Read More

Photos: 24th New York African Film Festival opens with Vaya

Photos by Isseu Diouf Campbell The 24th New York African Film Festival opened this year at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in Manhattan with the U.S. premiere of award-winning South African director Akin Omotoso’s Vaya, a moving film about … Read More

Photos: 22nd New York African Film Festival Opening Night

22nd New York African Film Festival Opening Night

Photos: New York African Film Festival Opening Night

New York African Film Festival Opening Night

Photos: 20th New York African Film Festival opens with Guelwaar

20th New York African Film Festival Opening with Guelwaar

New York African Film Festival heads to Maysles Cinema

L-R: Dennis Lim, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Angelique Kidjo, and Mahen Bonneti After opening at Film Society of Lincoln Center on May 4, 2016 with Tanna, the astounding feature debut of Bentley Dean and Martin Butler and the first feature shot entirely in … Read More

Interview with Anika Noni Rose at the Half of the Yellow Sun NY Premiere

Anika Noni Rose at the Half of the Yellow Sun NY Premiere

Half of a Yellow Sun premieres at the New York African Film Festival

By Isseu Diouf Campbell Half of a Yellow Sun, the adaptation of Chimamanda NGozie Adichie’s award winning novel starring Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Anika Noni Rose, premiered on May 9, 2014, during the 21st New York African Film Festival … Read More

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