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Memory isn’t Dumb: A Review of A Hotel Called Memory

If we take Bela Tarr’s Dancing in the Pub as an exciting encounter with silence, then Akin Omotoso’s A Hotel Called Memory, however, does something less aesthetic—if not outrightly absurd—with the form. Firstly, Mr. Omotoso tells us memory is synonymous with silence, and goes on to render memory dumb, cuts off a vital part of […]

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Opera-of-the-world Lights Camera Africa Press Releases

Lights Camera Africa Film Festival to Premiere “Opera of the World” in Africa

Lights Camera Africa!!! Film Festival will be premiering An Opera of the World, a film by Manthia Diawara, for the first time in Africa at the 7th edition of the Film Festival. According to the Founder, Ugoma Adegoke, An Opera of the World is 70 minutes of poetic, relevant, heart-wrenching and pride filling story telling […]

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Lights Camera Africa 2017 Flyer Press Releases

Lights Camera Africa Film Festival 2017 – Reset

The 2017 Lights, Camera, AFRICA!!! Film Festival Theme: Reset Date: 29th September – 1st October 2018 Venue: Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. The Lights Camera Africa!!! Film Festival, a 3-day cultural event to celebrate independent African cinema, is returning this year with the theme ‘RESET’ – a strategic position to create a platform that encourages stimulating […]

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