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Timbuktu

Timbuktu

in French Movies

The opening scene of Timbuktu summarizes pretty well the theme of this film. A group of armed jihadists are chasing an antelope. They are shooting their AK47 not to kill it but to scare this animal, which is a metaphor for a young orphan seen running at the end of the movie. Those two scenes aim at underlining the premise […]

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B For Boy

B For Boy

in Nigerian Movies

The pressure of traditions is at the center of Chika Anadu’s debut feature. Set in Nigeria, this film centers on Amaka (Uche Nwadili), a wealthy wife who has a miscarriage. With her in-laws harassing her to produce a boy in order to keep the family name alive, she decides to hide her miscarriage and looks into adoption to replace the […]

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