Wednesday , December 13 2017

Documentary about The New Scramble for Africa

The New Scramble for Africa is a 2014 documentary by Al Jazeera. Marwan Bishara of Empire takes stock of what the future might look like for Africa as China, the US, France and other nations race to carve the continent. Africa has for a long time been regarded as a …

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Namibia Colony Documentary

Namibia: Africa’s Last Colony is a 1985 documentary produced by Paul D. Hamann. The production company is BBC TV. Namibia is one of 4 black states that border South Africa. But it is different from Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique because it is occupied illegally by South Africa. From its capital, …

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The Mundari Cultural Dance

This documentary explores the cultural dances of the Mundari a Nilotic cattle rearing tribe that live in Southern Sudan. Their land is located roughly 70 kilometers north of Juba, the capital city of Southern Sudan. The major settlement of the Mundari people is Terekeka. To the North they are bordered …

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Stealing Africa Documentary

Stealing Africa is a 2012 documentary. Christopher Guldbrandsen investigates the Glencore mining corporation and its control of copper in Zambia. Zambia has some of the largest copper deposits in the world. Today virtually all Zambian copper mines are owned by international corporations. In 20 years they have extracted copper worth 29 …

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