Discussions out of Africa

Glover also nabs humanitarian nod from Agora series

The Global Cinema and Urban Music Initiative assembled a panel of high-profile industryites, including thesp Danny Glover and filmmaker-actor Vondie Curtis-Hall, at the Variety pavilion to discuss how the global marketplace and audience tastes affect black and pan-African cinema and music. After the session, Glover was awarded the Cinema of African Diaspora Sojourner Truth Arts & Humanitarian Award, which is the highlight of the Agora Cinema series that celebrates African filmmakers.

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