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TransAfrica is a research, education, and advocacy center dedicated to global justice for the African World. A center for activism focusing on conditions in Africa, the Caribbean, and Latin America and other parts of the African Diaspora, TransAfrica sponsors seminars, community awareness projects and training programs. These activities help promote alternative perspectives on the economic, political, and moral ramifications of U.S. foreign policy. TransAfrica disseminates information on issues of concern to the African World with various events in the Washington, DC metro area and beyond. 

New African Films Festival

March 8-13, 2012

TransAfrica, afrikafé and AFI Silver are proud to present the eighth annual 

New African Films Festival

featuring the vibrancy of African filmmaking from all corners of the continent.  

Where: AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Please CLICK HERE for a Complete list of films. For Ticket Information CLICK HERE.

For more information please contact TransAfrica at (202) 223-1960 ext. 137 or


Special thanks to the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa for its support.

Outreach support provided by the Cameroon American Council (