1. AFRIPEDIA SENEGAL
    Dakar has quickly become one of the most buzzing cities on the continent, infused by a new sense of creativity that cross-pollinates influences across genres and cultures. In ‘Afripedia, Senegal’ we meet fashion designer Selly Raby Kane, who sculpts the digital image of a future alien city in an old railway station. Photographer Omar Victor Diop playfully reimagines Hollywood’s most iconic images with a Senegalese twist, while dancer Khoudia Roodia is organising and building for a future where Africa dominates street dance.Beatmaker Fanny from Ivory Coast defying society’s boundaries to create a future for female artists and organizers.

    PRODUCTION FACTS
    Original title: AFRIPEDIA
    Broadcasted: September 2014 Svt Kunskapskanalen and UtbildningsRadion
    Format length: 5 Episodes x 28 minutes , HD
    Directed by: Teddy Goitom, Benjamin Taft, Senay Berhe
    Produced by: Stocktown Films
    Year of production : 2014
    Filmed in : South Africa, Angola, Kenya, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Ghana
    Original language: English, Portugese and French
    Official page : Afripedia.com

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  2. Afripedia takes viewers beyond the stereotypical stories coming out of South Africa. Starting out in in Cape- town we meet up with the video game label 2bop and the inventor of the new limpop music genre, Gazelle. Continuing on to Johannesburg we join heavy metal band Reeburth for a block party and take a tour around Soweto with the local style setters Smarteez and their colorful streetsavy fashion.

    PRODUCTION FACTS
    Original title: AFRIPEDIA
    Tv premier: Swedish Television Kunskapskanalen and Utbildnings Radion, September 2014
    Format length: 5 Episodes x 28 minutes, HD
    Directed by: Teddy Goitom, Benjamin Taft, Senay Berhe
    Produced by: Stocktown Films
    Year of production: 2014
    Filmed in: South Africa, Angola, Kenya, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Ghana
    Original language: English, Portugese and French
    Official page: Afripedia.com

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