A council of wise women and men for Fespaco

  • Un consejo de sabios para Fespaco
Genre : Communiqués
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Release/publication date : 2021
Published on : 13/04/2021

The General Delegation of FESPACO has set up a council of wise men composed of seven members, including two former ministers and former General Secretaries of FESPACO and five renowned filmmakers. To mark their agreement to this responsibility, they were received by the General Delegate Moussa Alex SAWADOGO on Friday, April 9, 2021 within FESPACO. The veterans of cinema and audiovisual took the opportunity to welcome the initiative of the patron of the Pan-African festival, to contribute the experience of the elders in his vision.
The composition of the board is :
- Filipe Sawadogo
- Régina Fanta Nacro
- Alimata Salembere
- Abdoulaye Dao
- Pierre Rouamba
- Sanou Kollo
- Dani Kouyaté


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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