African Film Festival in Rio Runs From June 30th to July 12th

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Beginning June 30th and running through July 12th, CAIXA Cultural Rio de Janeiro in Centro will present a selection of the best modern films from Africa as part of the "África, Cinema – Um Olhar Contemporâneo" (Africa, Cinema - A Look at Contemporary) film festival. In addition to the screening of seventeen films, there will be a workshop on contemporary African cinema and a debate with the special guest, actor Milton Gonçalves.

Featuring films made in Sub-Saharan Africa or the "África Negra" ("Black Africa") region, a name given to . . .

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