Martin Scorsese-Led Film Foundation Turns Focus To African Movies

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The Film Foundation, the movie-restoration organization founded and chaired by Martin Scorsese, has partnered with the Pan African Federation of Filmmakers (FEPACI) and UNESCO in a project to locate, restore and preserve films made on the African continent. Dubbed the African Film Heritage Project, the group will identify 50 films with historic, artistic and cultural significance, then work to restore them. It’s the latest film genre for the Film Foundation's World Cinema…