DOK.network Africa provides insights into the lives of local people through productions from and about Africa. In 2019, Africa Day presents a regional focus for the first time: three current productions tell stories from Eastern Africa.
TALKING ABOUT TREES
The Sudanese filmmakers Ibrahim, Manar, Suliman and Eltayeb want to re-open an outdoor cinema, the “Revolution Theatre” in Khartoum. With creativity, humour and a love of film the old men fight against power outages, the call of the Muezzin and the authorities.
Production: AGAT Films & Cie. Producer: Marie Balducchi. Length: 93 min. International Sales: Wide House