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Cell phones help filmmakers reveal unseen Africa

This article is from CNN.com

“Kiripi Katembo Siku, an art school student from the Democratic Republic of Congo is one such director who shot his first film using only a mobile phone. The ingeniously devised “Voiture en Carton” (“Cardboard Car”) provides a rare glimpse of street-life in Kinshasa, the country’s capital, while highlighting the lengths filmmakers must go to in circumventing the eye of the law.” Read article.


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  • Filmmaking Stuff March 30, 2009, 5:06 AM

    Interesting way to make a movie and also allow the world to see some place they would otherwise not see. Everything is changing in the world of film for the better!