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Film Screening of "L'autre femme" and a conversation with filmmaker Marie Ka
Film Screening of "L'autre femme" and a conversation with filmmaker Marie Ka
WhenThursday, May 19, 2016, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Campus locationAllen Library (ALB)
Campus roomAllen Auditorium
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsAfrican Studies
Description

Senegalese-Martinican filmmaker and screenwriter Marie KA is the driving force behind Dakar-based production company Picture Box, makers of educational and fictional films for the regional West African market. KA studied film at the Sorbonne and at Loyola Marymount University in California before returning home to concentrate on African stories. She has won various awards for her writing and directing, notably at FESPACO and at the Francophone Film Festival of Angoulême. Picture Box is currently developing its first feature film and a television series for children.

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