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Togoland - Échos d'Empires

From 1884 to 1914, "Togoland", a small belt of land between the British Gold Coast Colony and French-governed Dahomey was part of the German overseas empire in Africa. "Togoland" - 100 years later: fragments of a colonial legacy...

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"Togoland", the later Togo and the eastern part of today's Ghana, experienced the first German capitulation in the early days of WWI. European rule left its marks on people's minds, even more than a century after the forced pull-out of one of the major European players in the competitive "great colonial game" and more than half a century after the African Independences.
history africa colonialism

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Copyright © 2017 Jürgen Ellinghaus

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Current and upcoming screenings

2018
Aegeandocs | 2018
1 Oct – 6 Oct | North Aegean Islands, Greece
Festival de Cine de Paracho | 2018
31 Oct – 2 Nov | Paracho, Michoacán, Mexico

Previous screenings

2017
FeSanCor: Chilean International Short Film Festival
25 Sep – 2 Oct | Santiago, Chile
Ranelagh Arts Festival | 2017
28 Sep – 8 Oct | Dublin, Ireland
Viennale | 2017
Vienna International Film Festival
19 Oct – 2 Nov | Vienna, Austria
25 Oct – 29 Oct | Blitta, Togo
Flensburg Short Film Festival
15 Nov – 19 Nov | Flensburg, Germany
Émergence: Festival de Films Africains Émergents | 2017
22 Nov – 25 Nov | Lomé, Togo
4 Dec – 9 Dec | Montevideo, Uruguay
Festival International du Cinema Numerique | 2017
6 Dec – 8 Dec | Cotonou, Benin
Toukountchi Festival de Cinéma du Niger | 2017
6 Dec – 9 Dec | Niamey, Niger
Dodowa International Film Festival | 2017
28 Dec – 30 Dec | Dodowa, Ghana
2018
8 Feb – 11 Feb | Guadalajara, Mexico
Zoom - Zblizenia: International Film Festival
19 Feb – 25 Feb | Jelenia Gora, Poland
8 Mar | Medea, Italy
8 Mar – 11 Mar | Beeston, United Kingdom
22 Mar – 25 Mar | Lagos, Nigeria
29 Mar – 4 Apr | Athens, Greece
5 Apr – 8 Apr | Selb, Germany
23 Apr – 28 Apr | Buea, Cameroon
Station Neu-Blumenthal | 2018
7 May – 16 Jun | Bremen, Germany
16 May – 20 May | Roghudi (RC), Italy
30 May – 30 Jun | Meyzieu, France
Porto7: Oporto International Short Films Festival
13 Jun – 17 Jun | Porto, Portugal
18 Jul – 22 Jul | Marburg, Germany
Angola International Film Festival | 2018
19 Jul – 26 Jul | Luanda, Angola
20 Jul – 21 Jul | Presov, Slovakia
23 Jul – 28 Jul | Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, Mexico

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