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African Film Festival of Ottawa
October 28, 2017 until November 5, 2017

The cinemas of Africa have consistently delivered some of most impressive, urgent, and engaged films in classical and contemporary world cinema. Join the CFI for this showcase of the best of African cinema’s diverse and extraordinary films and filmmakers.  
 
In partnership with Carleton University's Film Studies and African Studies departments, the Canadian Film Institute is proud to present the 3rd Annual African Film Festival of Ottawa (AFFO).


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TICKETS:
General Admission: $13
CFI Members, Seniors, Students, Children: $9
Carleton University Students/Staff: FREE!
 
CARLETON UNIVERSITY

Richcraft Hall(Formerly River Building), 43 Campus Ave.
   3rd Floor (Theatre) • 2nd Floor (Box Office)

How to get there:
Walk from Hog's Back or Old Ottawa South (20 min)
Bike along the Rideau Canal and park in front
Take the OTrain from the Transitway
Ride OCTranso on the #4 or #7
Drive and park inside or near the building

CLICK HERE FOR VENUE INFO AND PARKING RATES

Program:
Ousmane Sembene  •  Senegal  •  90 min
English Subtitle
 
Shadi Abdel Salam  •  Egypt  •  1969  •  102 min
 
Med Hondo  •  Mauritania  •  1973  •  98 min
 
Ahmed El Maanouni  •  Morocco  •  1978  •  90 min
 
Dijbril Diop Mambety  •  Senegal  •  1973  •  95 min