Following the selection of “creating the blackness of Africa” at the 31st African film festival of Verona and its showing this 16th Wednesday 2011, I have received many comments from different people saying that they are curious about the documentary.
Below are few clips from the documentary, all in trashing out the essential argument, the false identity of Africans, BLACKNESS. “The classification of people into different colours is an invention… When I was in Africa, I did not have the conception of people on the basis of colours. We thought we were humans; that we […]
CREATING THE BLACKNESS OF AFRICA (A documentary in the making) “The continent of Africa was the cradle of human life. Each stage in the development of humankind can be traced in the African record. The ancient civilization of Egypt flourished there. In the classical world of Greece and Rome, Africa was regarded as a source […]