Canada One World Film Festival

Politics, Protest and People Power: The Black Panthers on the Vanguard of the Revolution and Quitte le Pouvoir at OWFF 2016

13669368_1079014162153433_2263936215480011206_oOur documentary is crossing the ocean soon! Quitte le Pouvoir (Wade, get out!) will be screening at the 27th annual One World Film Festival Ottawa, Canada on October 1, 2016. Ottawa’s longest running documentary film festival, featuring compelling documentaries, Q&As with filmmakers, panel discussions, info kiosks, and opportunities for raising awareness and getting involved with organizations, groups and people taking action on human rights, social justice, environmental and other issues of global concern.

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23 augustus 2016 | Leave a comment

QLP goes CANNES!

Schermafbeelding 2016-08-03 om 16.50.10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 15, 2016: Cannes short film festival

3 augustus 2016 | Leave a comment

nominated BEST INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY (60 min or less) & latest news

April 2016: nominated as BEST INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY (60 MIN OR LESS) at Roma Cinema Doc. FILM TITLE: WADE GET OUT / QUITTE LE POUVOIR. http://roma.cinemadoc.it/april-2016-winners/

January 7, 2016
: Quitte le Pouvoir / Wade, get out! will be screened on Afridocs – an African broadcast strand for African and international documentaries screened across 49 countries of sub-Saharan Africa on a weekly basis. AfricaDocs is presented by Steps and the Bertha Foundation.

January 2016: Quitte le Pouvoir will tour with film caravane of Festival Cine Droit Libre through 5 cities in Senegal and 2 in Mali – debates with Fou Malade and Fadel Barro. www.cinedroitlibre.bf

December 2, 2015: Y’en a marre received Prince Claus Fund Award from Prince Constantijn in the Royal Palace in Amsterdam

Rappers Djily Bagdad and Keyti giving a sharp and humorous performance rapping the news on migration and EU policies during the Prince Claus Fund Awards Ceremony in the Royal Palace on the Dam Square in Amsterdam. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Mu_wieDcIU&feature=share

22 december 2015 | Leave a comment

Y’en a Marre 2015 Prince Claus Laureate

Y’en a Marre (collective of hip-hop musicians and journalists, Senegal) is one of the 2015 Prince Claus Laureates! Read more: http://www.princeclausfund.org/en/activities/announcing-the-2015-prince-claus-laureates.html

Y’en een Marre is één van de 2015 Prins Claus Laureaten! Lees meer hierover: http://www.princeclausfund.org/en/activities/announcing-the-2015-prince-claus-laureates.html

Y’en a marre (collectif de musiciens hip-hop et des journalistes, Sénégal) est l’un des 2015 Prince Claus lauréats!

http://www.princeclausfund.org/en/activities/announcing-the-2015-prince-claus-laureates.html

3 september 2015 | Leave a comment

African Futures and Beyond. Visions in Transition

Quitte le Pouvoir at 41st Annual Conference of the African Literature Association.
at University of Bayreuth, June 3 – 6, 2015

Read the program: http://www.ala2015.com/pdf/ala_program2015.pdf
Website: http://www.ala2015.com/#/home/ 

5 juni 2015 | Leave a comment

Ciné-conférence 11th of June Maison de la Région Marseille

http://www.afiavimagazine.com/quitte-le-pouvoir-cine-conference-jeudi-11-juin-19h30-maison-de-la-region-marseille/

13 mei 2015 | Leave a comment

Screening in Paris, St.Denis & prison

April 5 -10: Quitte le Pouvoir will be travelling to Paris and St Denis for the festivals ‪#‎PanoramadescinémasduMaghrebetduMoyenOrient‬ and ‪#‎BanlieuesBleues‬ and will be screened in the second biggest prison of France for a public of young prisoners. Fou Malade will give a concert afterwards – with Aida Grovestins, Machteld Aardse, Cheikhou Diarra, Hanneke van der Linden, Allard Detiger, Aart Jan van der Linden, Mamadou Fall, Alioune Mbow, Tim Wijbenga, Djily Aidara, Kilifeu Keurgui, Keur Gui

 

1 april 2015 | Leave a comment

QLP in Paris cinema Louxor / Saint-Denis

On the 5th April at 14.15u Quitte le Pouvoir will screen in Paris in cinema Louxor / Saint-Denis!
Paris, dimanche 5 avril à 14.15 hrs, Quitte le Pouvoir sur grand écran au cinéma Louxor/ Saint-Denis

Op 5 april om 14.15u draait Quitte le Pouvoir in Parijs in bioscoop Louxor / Saint-Denis!

Paris, dimanche 5 avril à 14.15 hrs, Quitte le Pouvoir sur grand écran au cinéma Louxor/ Saint-Denis

9 maart 2015 | Leave a comment

Afrika day Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen

On November 1st journalist rapper Gaïus Vagheni Kowene from DR Congo will lead the session, with guests Kuku, Nigerian Yoruba Soul Artist, and Machteld Aardse, producer of ‘Quitte le Pouvoir’. The film Quitte le Pouvoir will be screened during ‘Afrika Dag’. http://www.afrikadag.nl/programma

 

 

Op 1 november is journalist rapper Gaïus Vagheni Koweneuit DR Congo moderator van een gesprek met gasten Kuku, Nigerian Yoruba Soul artist, en Machteld Aardse, producer van ‘Quitte le Pouvoir’. De film Quitte le Pouvoir wordt gedurende ‘Afrika Dag’ ook getoond in Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen. http://www.afrikadag.nl/programma

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Novembre: Un conversation par journalist et rapper Gaïus Vagheni Kowene de DR Congo avec Kuku, Nigerian Yoruba Soul Artist, et Machteld Aardse, producer du ‘Quitte le Pouvoir’. On peut voir le film Quitte le Pouvoir pendant ‘Afrika Dag’. http://www.afrikadag.nl/programma

 


15 oktober 2014 | Leave a comment

Nomination Passion for Freedom Festival 2014

“QUITTE LE POUVOIR“ has been nominated for the Freedom Award, at the 6th Passion for Freedom Festival in London.
Recognizing the importance of the audio-visual technology in art and freedom movements, the festival has nominated 13 films for their artistic value and meaningful impact on society: “Your film has been recognized for its artistic and documentary value”
On the 8th of November 2014, at the Embassy Tea Gallery in London (next to Tate Modern), 3 films will be screened as part of a second short-listing selection stage.
We hope Quitte le Pouvoir will be one of them.
Passion for Freedom is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the preservation and promotion of freedom of speech and humanistic values via the medium of creative expression.

“QUITTE LE POUVOIR“ is genomineerd voor de Freedom Award, van 6e Passion for Freedom Festival in Londen.
Quote: “Recognizing the importance of the audio-visual technology in art and freedom movements, the festival has nominated 13 films for their artistic value and meaningful impact on society: “Your film has been recognized for its artistic and documentary value”
Op 8 novmeber 2014, zullen 3 films worden vertoond bij Embassy Tea Gallery in Londen (naast Tate Modern), als onderdeel van een tweede p”short-listing selection stage”.
We hopen van harte dat Quitte le Pouvoir hiertoe hoort.
Passion for Freedom is en non-profit organisatie “dedicated to the preservation and promotion of freedom of speech and humanistic values via the medium of creative expression.”

2 september 2014 | Leave a comment