On this episode we talk about two award winning, highly acclaimed African films from 2017. Starting with South African film ‘The Wound’, discussing the controversy surrounding it, themes of masculinity and more. Then we discuss the Zambian film ‘I Am Not a Witch’ and debate about whether it works as a subtle allegory or if its theme were heavy handed.

The Wound / Inxeba is available on Netflix.

On this episode we catch up with a few 2018 movies. Starting with Arnold Aganze’s (or Zizuke Zigashane’s) ‘NGO: Nothing Going On’ which premiered in Kampala theaters a few weeks ago. Then we talk about Steven Spielberg’s latest blockbuster ‘Ready Player One’ and Timothy gives his thoughts on Black Panther.

In this episode co-hosts Sharon Rwakatungu and Joel Tugaineyo discuss films from the 2nd Annual NgalabiShort Film Festival. Like the festival hit Loukman Ali’s “The Bad Mexican”, Blitz the Ambassadors “Diasporadical Trologia”, Oscar Nominee “Watu Wote” and a lot more.

Films dicussed available on youtube;
Diasporadical Trilogia; www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfWLg8mM0P8

The Bad Mexican; www.youtube.com/watch?v=mO-19-pHgnE&t=2s