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African Studies Subject Guide — African Film

Guide to articles, books, films, websites, and other resources for African Studies.

African Film

This page features a small selection of UConn library and external resources to support learning and research pertaining to African film and television. This list is meant to be exploratory and is not a comprehensive representation or list of the library's holdings.

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Africa on Film: Afrocentric Perspectives

Africa on Film and the Eurocentric Gaze

Films to Watch

For more Eurocentric films about Africa, visit "Africa through Western Eyes" -- a list of 339 films by filmmakers from Europe and North America, 1897-2019.