Suites Africa 2020
Educational sheets to accompany the films in French and English have been created by the Pôle d’Éducation aux Images of the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival and the Yennenga Center.
This program will be made available at the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival and at the Yennenga Center and will be offered to all partners who will host a screening.
It will be used to do film analysis with teachers, cultural mediators and young audiences.
Screening of the "Promesses Africaines II" program
Selection of a 90’ program of African short films from the competitive sections + African Perspectives of the 2022-2023 Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival. This program will be distributed by Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival and the Yennenga Center in Dakar. The selection committee will be composed of members of both institutions. The selection criteria will pay particular attention to parity and geographical origin.
"Promesses Africaines II" will be screened in a dozen countries on the African continent as well as widely in the network of Senegalese film clubs.
(African Perspectives selection 2022)
On the Surface
(Special Jury Mention, International Competition selection 2022)
(International Competition selection 2023)
Will My Parents Come To See Me
Austria, Germany, Somalia
(1st Prize International Competition 2023)
(Special Jury Mention, International Competition selection 2023)
Ramata Toulaye Sy
(Special Jury Prize, National Competition selection 2022)
Screening dates and locations
|DATES||TOWNS / COUNTRIES||VENUES / EVENTS|
|July 7th||Lusaka, Zambia||Alliance Française Lusaka / Openwindow University|
|From July 21st to August 5th||Accra, Ghana||Accra Indie Filmfest|
|From September 28th to 30th||Dakar, Senegal||Yennenga Center|
|September||Cape Town, South Africa||Bertha Movie House|
|September||Maputo, Mozambique||Kugoma Escolas|
|October||Botswana / Mozambique||French Film On Campus|
|October||Pointe aux Sables, Mauritius||Nelson Mandela Center|
|October 3rd||Cotonou, Benin||French Institute of Benin|
|From November 18th to 25th||Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso||Festival Ouaga Côté Court|
|From November 18th to 26th||Antananarivo, Madagascar||Festival Madagascourt|
|From December 11th to 16th||Dakar, Senegal||Festival Dakar Court|
Yennenga Center workshops (Dakar)
Yennenga Center / June 19 to 25, 2023:
- Professional workshop: shooting for young professionals / 5 days / Amath Niane (Director of Photography) / Senegal
- Educational workshop: Pop-Up stop motion for young audiences from FAR / 5 days / Jérémy Laurichesse & Clara Devred (filmmakers / France-Benin)
Yennenga Center / beginning of July 2023 (1st part):
- Professional workshop : short film programming / 2-3 days / Farah Clémentine Dramani-Issifou (coordinator Cannes Critics' Week 2022) / France-Benin
Yennenga Center / end of September 2023 (2nd part):
- Professional workshop : short film programming / 2-3 days / Tim Redford (coordinator International competition and African Perspectives Clermont-Ferrand ISFF) / France/United-Kingdom
- Masterclass on short film international distribution / online / Claire Diao (distributor / France-Burkina Faso)