24th National Traveling Series



The 2020 AFF National Traveling Series package consists of eight films from the 26th New York African Film Festival, which place a focus on timeless and treasured stories, contextualizing the present and all of its possible futures. The series highlights stories of immigration, women’s rights, perseverance, and the conversation that surrounds tradition and change. Learn more about the films below.

Short Films

Feature Films


Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Maryland Film Festival’s World Cinema Cafe

Tue, Feb 18, 2020

"Matwetwe / Wizard," by Kagiso Lediga at Maryland Film Festival’s World Cinema Cafe

Wed, Feb 26, 2020

North Carolina African Film Festival

Sat, Feb 29, 2020 at 6:00 pm

The Mercy of the Jungle + Razana

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm

"Chez Jolie Coiffure," by Rosine Mbakam