Actress, director and president of the association Cinema 221 for three years, the filmmaker Fatou Jupiter Touré highlights the Senegalese and African cinema through the international festival Teranga Awards. A great cultural event that awards distinctions to actors, technicians and production companies that are active in the world of the 7th art.
Indeed, Moroccan professionals will take part in the 3rd edition of the film festival Teranga, which opens this Thursday, June 30 in Dakar, in the presence of several leaders.
The event is also a framework for exchanges and meetings to strengthen cultural ties between the peoples of Africa, actors in the film and audiovisual. Master classes, discussions on the Senegalese film industry will be on the menu of debates.
According to the founder Fatou Jupiter Touré, the main objective of the association Cinema 221 is to bring Senegalese cinema to the world. « Our goal is to make Senegalese cinema shine throughout the world. Reason for which we appeal to the State of Senegal to support this sub-sector of culture, « she said on sn