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Storytelling and West African Cinema

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The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

The Met

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A panel of established and rising filmmakers discuss the power of films to capture the essence of the Sahel and its narrative tradition.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Sahel: Art and Empires on the Shores of the Sahara.

Note: Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please use the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium entrance at Fifth Avenue and 83rd Street.

Image: Equestrian (detail), 16th–17th century. Dogon peoples. Mali, Bandiagara region. Wood, H. 27 1/2 in. × W. 7 in. × D. 16 3/4 in. (69.9 × 17.8 × 42.5 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.85)

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