• 6.30.15

      The Superheroes of Ouagadougou

      Alexander Eudier looks at the West's benevolence towards Africa by photographing people dressed up as Marvel characters.

    • 3.15.15

      What Burkina Faso's Film Festival Means for African Cinema

      We talked to some of competing filmmakers about why Africa needs FESPACO film fest, and picked out the best of the features, documentaries, and shorts.

    • 3.13.13

      Africa's Biggest Film Festival Isn't Scared of a Little Jihad

      While French troops were killing Islamists in Mali last month, thousands of film fans were gathering just a few hundred miles away in Burkina Faso to celebrate the best of African cinema. The festival has been running since 1969, but they still haven’t...