The Third China-Africa Film and Television Cooperation Forum and African Premiere of TAZARA Documentary Successfully Held in Cameroon

From July 4-5, 2019, the Institute of African Studies, the College of Creative Culture and Communication at Zhejiang Normal University, and the Confucius Institute at the University of Yaoundé II have co-hosted the Third China-Africa Film and Television Cooperation Forumin Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Cameroon's Local Drama Performance

Chinese Kung Fu Performance

This event has attracted over 40 government officials, academics, media from China and Cameroon.

The Third China-Africa Film and Television Cooperation Forum and African Premiere of TAZARA Documentary

Welcome Address by Dr Xu Wei, Deputy Director of IASZNU (Interpreter: Ms Ti Lian)

The forum demonstrated crucial roles played by media in strengthening the relationship between African countries and China.

Address by Mr. MOL NANG, Vice President of the University of Yaoundé II (Interpreters: Ms Ti Lian& Dr Taling)

TheAfrican Premiere of TAZARA Documentary was also held at the opening ceremony.

Speech by Dr Zhang Yong, Director of African Film and TV Research Center of IASZNU, Director of TAZARA Documentary (Interpreters: Dr Taling)

The Poster of TAZARA Documentary (produced by African Film and TV Research Center, IASZNU)


After the premiere, Chinese and African participants made speeches and discussions on "China-Africa Film and Television Cooperation".

The Moderator of the Panel Discussion, Ms ZOULIATOU, PhD Candidate of IAZNU

After the Forum, the delegates also visited Cameroon's Ministry of Culture and National Television Station to discuss the future cooperation path between the two sides.

The event was covered by many Chinese and African media, including Xinhua Africa, China Film News, CRTV, CANAL2, K Mer Place Chanel and etc.




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