Author Spotlight

Aboubakar Sanogo

Aboubakar Sanogo is an associate professor in film studies at Carleton University in Ottawa. He is currently writing on the history of documentary in Africa and the cinema of Med Hondo. He was instrumental in establishing the African Film Heritage Project (AFHP), a partnership between the Pan African Federation of Filmmakers (FEPACI), The Film Foundation, UNESCO, and the Cineteca di Bologna to preserve and restore African films of historical, cultural, and artistic significance.