2012 New York African Film Festival Announced

New York African Film Festival 2012

Launching in April and running through May, the 19th New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) will kick-off on April 5th with a special preview of the festival’s program, as well as a live performance by DJ Spooky.   Described as “a two-month event that explores notions of home and homeland through films, live performances and panel discussions,”  the 2012 New York African Film Festival includes a screening of Mama Africa, a portrait of the illustrious artist and activist Miriam Makeba on April 11th, the film Relentless, which stars Nneka on April 13th, and more.

4/5: Festival Preview + Live Performance by DJ Spooky – Event Details
4/11: Opening Reception and ‘Mama Africa’ Screening – Event Details
4/13: Festival Celebration Party w/ DJ Spooky + ‘Relentless’ Screening – Event Details

Giant Step NYC is having a contest to win tickets to the 4/11 and 4/13 events.

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