Curating Africa in the Age of Film Festivals

  • Authors
  • Lindiwe Dovey

Part of the Framing Film Festivals book series (FFF)

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Tracing the history of Africa's relationship to film festivals and exploring the festivals' impact on the various types of people who attend festivals (the festival experts, the ordinary festival audiences, and the filmmakers), Dovey reveals what turns something called a "festival" into a "festival experience" for these groups.


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