A social fiction taking place in Castel Volturno. The story of a young bourgeois from Naples that due to a…in TV
Pasos de Cumbia
A tv series about the Cumbia music genre. A trip into the story and the origins of Cumbia starting from…in TV
Wazi?FM a movie about refugees life in Nairobi. MoMo is a Somali urban refugee living in Eastleigh Nairobi where he…in TV
Notes on a tv serial on Castelvolturno
A project about an utopian tv series on the African community of Castelvolturno, 50km North of Naples, the biggest settlement…in TV
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A social fiction taking place in Castel Volturno. The story of a young bourgeois from Naples that due to a series of family misfortunes will find himself catapulted into the most African of the Italian cities.
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A tv series about the Cumbia music genre. A trip into the story and the origins of Cumbia starting from Africa and heading to South America.
A Cultural Video Foundation, Cbrafilms and Señal Colombia coproduction. Nigeria, Cameroon, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Argentina, Chile 2014. Language: Spanish
Wazi?FM a movie about refugees life in Nairobi. MoMo is a Somali urban refugee living in Eastleigh Nairobi where he runs the community radio station Wazi? FM with his Kenyan friend Kevo. Their partnership began when an NGO brought them together as part of a program to have a Somali and a Kenyan work on media project promoting peace. Everything is going well at Wazi? FM until one day the team stumble upon a dark secret in their community and MoMo vanishes. Pulling together the pieces of the story an Inspector from the Kenyan Special Forces is trying to understand what really happened before MoMo's disappearance. Is this a case of terrorism or corruption? Were MoMo and Kevo really friends or enemies? Was MoMo in love with Kevo's sister or was he just using her? How are the Kenyan police implicated in the case? And most importantly how is this whole story related to the Westgate Mall tragedy?
Produced by Cultural Video Foundation and CISP. Kenya 2014. Language: English, Somali, Swahili
A project about an utopian tv series on the African community of Castelvolturno, 50km North of Naples, the biggest settlement of African immigrant workers in Italy. CVF started a participatory project with a group of illegal immigrants from Ghana and Nigeria to realize a short docu-fiction aimed at presenting the characters and the setting of the serial. Produced by Cultural Video Foundation Napoli. Italy 2012. Language: Italian
Tourists for Development - T4D is a web series to promote Responsible Tourism experiences and projects taking place in East Africa: Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda. A project which aims at promoting a new way of travelling and a means of showing people how to contribute to the development of local economies through tourism. A web series which involves tourism operators, communities and companies that are investing in responsible and sustainable tourism.
A Cultural Video Foundation Production. Burundi 2007. Kenya 2008. Language: English
The history of Ushahidi, a 100% Kenyan innovation, from the beginning until the constitutional referendum of 2010. Ushahidi (Swahili for "testimony" or "witness") is an open source software that was initially developed in the aftermath of Kenya's disputed 2007 presidential election to collect eyewitness reports of violence sent in by email and text-message and placed them on a Google Maps map. This documentary explains why and how Ushahidi became a cyber democracy model that individuals and organizations around the world are now using to support different eParticipation process.
Produced with the Director Enzo Nucci for RAI Italian Public Broadcaster and broadcasted on TG3 “Agenda del Mondo” (2011). Language: Italian
Dadaab is a refugee camp located in the north-eastern Kenya on the Somali border. Dadaab have housed refugees for over 15 years, starting with the flight of refugees from Somalia in 1991. Many have lived in Dadaab for over a decade, unable to return to their homes still embroiled in chaos.
Produced by Cultural Video Foundation (2009). Language: Italian