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Nafasi has treats for FILM LOVERS this month

Tanzania's film industry has rapidly grown over the last few years to become the second largest in Africa, Nigeria being the first with its craze for Nollywood films. A craze similar to that of 'Bongo movies' in Tanzania which sees hundreds of movies being made by over 50 independent producers in Dar es Salaam.
According to research done by Media For Development International (Tanzania), distributors sell DVDs of these movies to over 25,000 video libraries around every corner of the country. Locals are able to either buy or rent these movies from video libraries or could watch them in 'video shows', make shift cinemas of which there are over 10,000, screening films country wide.This month, Nafasi and Tanzania film lab will be treating fans of Tanzanian cinema with FATUMA, a film about the challenges of a female farmer in rural Tanzania. Fatuma has won several awards on the the international film circuit. Join on 14th of August at 7.30 pm for a chance to see the film and to talk to some o... Continue reading ->

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