AFRICA 3: SLAVERY, CORRUPTION AND THE FAKE “AMBASSADOR”
4.00PM: AFRICA DOCU - Filmed in over 20 countries, Owen Alik Shahada’s epic film 500 YEARS LATER (2005, 106 min) chronicles the struggle of a people from enslavement who continue to fight for the most essential human right – freedom. 7.00PM: AFRICA DOCU - STEALING AFRICA (2012, 58 min) describes the tax system employed by multinational companies in Africa. It’s the story of global trade where money and natural resources only flow one way. 8.00PM: AFRICA DOCU - Using hidden cameras, filmmaker Mads Brugger exposes the ease with which he obtained a fake passport and smuggled blood diamonds out of the Central African Republic, in THE AMBASSADOR (2011, 97 min).