Watch the South African Action Thriller 'iNumber Number' (Trailer)

iNumber Number, the South African thriller written and directed by Donovan Marsh, opens in cinemas nationwide on 25 April 2014. An action-packed movie, iNumber Number stars S’dumo Mtshali and is about a pair of cops battling corrupt colleagues as well as a gang of armoured-car thieves. iNumber Number is South African director Donovan Marsh’s fourth film. An award-winning director, writer and editor, Marsh has worked in the local film industry […]


Afripopmag Partners With Africa in Motion Film Festival 2013

Afripopmag is pleased to announce we are partnering with Scotland’s biggest celebration of African cinema, Afirca in Motion Film Festival, which has launched its 2013 programme. Look out for reviews and interviews here in the run up to the festival. Featuring the best in contemporary African film for the eighth consecutive year, the 2013 programme takes the theme Twende: Africa on the Move (“twende” is a Swahili word which translates […]


World Nomad

photo courtesy of the French Institute New York heads, get thee to the French Institute World Nomads series presents an homage to Senegalese filmmaker and author Ousmane Sembene (pictured above) whose films have been the model for African cinema since the early 60′s. Always examining the effects of racism and colonialism on contemporary African society, Sembene’s films and novels were a wake-up call to former colonial powers, particularly France. Tonight’s […]