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AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Description

The art, culture and social issues of Africa and the evolving diaspora are explored in this documentary film series.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Days of Hope

    The Season 8 premiere features the stories of three immigrants traveling from Africa to Europe in order to provide a better life for the families they've left behind. (60 minutes)

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  • Pan! Our Music Odyssey

    The annual Panorama steelband competition in Trinidad is spotlighted. (60 minutes)

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  • Tchindas

    A visit to São Vicente, a small Cape Verdean island, spotlights Tchinda, a transgender woman who sells "coxinhas" (fried balls of chicken) by day and runs a bar at night. (60 minutes)

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  • First Friday

    The monthly First Friday art and community experience in Oakland is documented. (60 minutes)

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  • An American Ascent

    The Season 9 premiere chronicles the first African-American expedition up Denali, North America's highest peak, in Alaska. Also: the complex relationship many African-Americans have with the outdoors. (60 minutes)

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  • Intore

    How Rwanda overcame its tragic past and regained its identity through music, dance and the resilience of a new generation. (60 minutes)

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  • My Father's Land

    The story of a Haitian gardener living in the Bahamas who heads home to reunite with his 103-year-old father before he passes. (60 minutes)

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  • Black Out; Pangaea

    A look at schoolchildren in Guinea who undertake a search for light at night so that they can study. Also: the story of a young girl who was trapped on the roof of her house after Hurricane Katrina. (60 minutes)

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  • Omo Child: The River and the Bush

    The Season 9 finale follows one man's quest to end an Ethiopian tribe's ancient tradition in order to save children's lives. (90 minutes)

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