DOK.fest Turning a Spotlight on Issues of African Women

DOK.fest is an International Documentary Film Festival in Munich which takes place every year in the first week in May. This year it celebrates with 157 films from around the world the 32nd festival edition. Africa day is a special program dedicated to films from and about the African continent.

Afrikanische FilmTage Munich 2015 set to showcase movies from the continent

AFRIKANISCHE FILMTAGE 2015 in München 28.10.2015 bis 31.10.2015 Eine Veranstaltung von JOKKO-Connection e.V. in Kooperation mit der Münchner Stadtbibliothek   Finanzielle Unterstützung: Kulturreferat der Landeshauptstadt München Sponsoren: TV5 Monde + Afrique und A1 Verlag (Buchkultur und Leselust)   Ort: Vortragssaal der Münchner Stadtbibliothek/GASTEIG Rosenheimer Straße 5 81667 München   Tickets: (München Ticket oder Abendkasse) 7,00 Euro / 5,00 Euro (ermäßigt)   Anfahrt mit MVV: Mit der

Ghana Girls: Growing Up in Germany with African Parents

Ghana Girls is a documentary series on three young ladies born of Ghanaian parents in Germany, who met during their teens and became close friends. A camera team followed Anita, Biggi und Rika for three years and a half years as they grew, did their high school final exams (Abitur) und

Kenyan Cultural Day Munich Around the Corner

A day to celebrate Kenya in Munich is here again. On the 5th of  September 2015, Kenyans from all works of life will be joined by their friends to celebrate their country, rich cultural heritage and meet new friends. This year`s event will be special as the Ambassador himself H.

Afrika Festival Schloss Mamling to Showcase Madagascar

Africa has long facinated many of us. The continent offers a diverse wealth of different peoples, cultures, irrepressible lust for life, intoxicating rhythm, music and dance are traditions still maintained to this day! The fourth Africa Festival is coming up for the fourth time to give an African feeling. The

Impressions from Afrika Tage Munich 22-25 April, 2015

This already is the 9th Afrika Tage held in the city of Munich under the supervision of Medhat Abdelati, the Event Fokus team and the city of Munich. The Magazine had a stand thanks to the organisers and got to capture the moments.  Here are a couple of those impressions that left

Food around Africa

There is no better way to enjoy life than sitting down to a good and tasty meal when you are hungry. In Africa food tells a thousand stories, Every dish has a history, a culture and a procedure on how to eat it. It is an expression of the people