The purpose of the African Women in Cinema Blog is to provide a space to discuss diverse topics relating to African women in cinema--filmmakers, actors, producers, and all film professionals. The blog is a public forum of the Centre for the Study and Research of African Women in Cinema.

Le Blog sur les femmes africaines dans le cinéma est un espace pour l'échange d'informations concernant les réalisatrices, comédiennes, productrices, critiques et toutes professionnelles dans ce domaine. Ceci sert de forum public du Centre pour l'étude et la recherche des femmes africaines dans le cinémas.

29 May 2013

Journal of African Cinemas : Celebrating 40 years of films made by women directors in francophone Africa

Journal of African Cinemas : Celebrating 40 years of films made by women directors in francophone Africa  Volume 4 Issue 2, Cover Date: October 2012


CONTENTS


Editorial

Celebrating 40 years of films made by women directors in francophone Africa
BRIGITTE ROLLET



Articles

Aesthetic and narrative strategies in the films of selected African women directors
SHEILA PETTY 

The emergence of women’s film-making in francophone sub-Saharan Africa: From pioneering figures to contemporary directors
LIZELLE BISSCHOFF

A transnational feminist rereading of post-Third Cinema theory: The case of Maghreb documentary
STEFANIE VAN DE PEER

Women in Film in Cameroon: Thérèse Sita-Bella, Florence Ayisi, Oswalde Lewat and Josephine Ndagnou
OLIVIER JEAN TCHOUAFFÉ

Towards an African women in cinema studies
BETI ELLERSON

Book review

Screens and Veils: Maghrebi Women's Cinema, Florence Martin (2011)
STEFANIE VAN DE PEER 

Reports

Festival International de Cinéma Vues d’Afrique
SHEILA PETTY 

A gender perspective on the 23rd edition of the JCC
PATRICIA CAILLÉ