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The Ultimate Guide to Streaming African Movies on Netflix

15 African films and documentaries now streaming on Netflix.

It’s been some time since we’ve checked in on Netflix. A few good films have come and gone (farewell Mother of George and Restless City). But there’s also some new gems—and not to mention six of our Top Films of 2015.

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The New York African Film Festival Guide

Okayafrica presents a guide to the 21st edition of the The New York African Film Festival.

The 21st edition of the New York African Film Festival is upon us! Screening now through May 13th at the Film Society of Lincoln Center are eleven features and eight short film under this year's theme: Revolution and Liberation in the Digital Age. The series officially kicks off tonight with an opening night presentation of our top pick for 2013 film of the year, Kenneth Gyang's morbidly brilliant dark-comedic alternative to Nollywood stereotypes Confusion Na Wa. For the festival's centerpiece film, Biyi Bandele's film adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half Of A Yellow Sun is screening on two occasions ahead of its May 16th U.S. release.

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Okayafrica's Top 13 Films of 2013

Okayafrica selects the 10 best African films of 2013, including movies by Alain Gomis, Kenneth Gyang, Marguerite Abouet, Neill Blomkamp & Andrew Dosumnu

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