PANAFRICAN FESTIVAL BERLIN
The Panafrican Festival Berlin celebrates, unites and shines a light upon the true diversity of the African continent and diaspora. The festival's second edition will take place from 14th October to 17th October 2021, with this year's theme being “Diversity as strength”.
The initiative is an open container for multidisciplinary content and multiple stakeholders are invited to represent their work, develop specific subjects and showcase their networks.
AWA, DJ Juba, Aka Kelzz, DJ Pam Bam, Freak de l'Afrique, Heart Beats of Africa
Panels / Talks
Podcasts, Afro-Futurism, Let's Get Political, Critical Whiteness, Queer Pan-Africanism, Pan-Africanist Perspectives on the Music Industry
Tapis Rouge, Beyond Surf, I am Samuel, Portrait of a lone Farmer & further short films
Featuring Projects from AfroPolitan Berlin's Project Workshop You Got This! (such as Dogo Dash Card Game, Tegadalay, BOBA Cities, Niala Survival), Black in Tech Berlin & further tba
Performing Arts / Installations
Om'art Scéne, Paradise Garden Productions, Mucyo-Rwanda & Mosedia-Mali, Babá Murah & Candomblé Berlin
Literary / Books
Curated by Interkontinental eV (African Book Festival), Reading with Black Dads Germany
More info here: panafestberlin.com, @panafestberlin
to take a modern approach to Pan-Africanism
to break stereotypes about Africa as just being one homogenous area
to shine a light on the African LGBTQIA + communities
to engage with African deaf and disability movements / activists
to highlight the true diversity of the African continent and diaspora
to connect and promote exchange between artists from, or related to, Africa and its diaspora
to promote feminism activism in and from Africa and its diaspora
to demonstrate unity through entertainment and community amid diversity
to encourage the creation of content by Africans, about Africa or related to Africa and its diaspora to improve the distribution, accessibility and viability of African artistic works
13. Okt. 2021
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