Official trailer of FESPACO 2013 the Panafrican Film & Television Festival of Ouagadougou (Feb 23 - March 2rd) . Women take leadership roles.
Women-only Jury Presidents of the biggest film festival and biggest cultural event of Africa. Euzhan Palcy (Sugar Cane Alley, A Dry White Season, Ruby Bridges) is the first woman jury-president of the Grand Jury (Feature film category that will award the Grand Prize : The Golden Stallion of Yennenga for best African film. Euzhan Palcy is the first black female director produced by a major Hollywood Studio (MGM), the ony woman to direct the great Marlon Brando. The first woman winner of Cesar award (French Academy award, of French BAFTA).