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Learn more about different aspects of Africa

A guide by Y. McCloskey "booklover918"
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I love to read about places that I know I'll never get to in my lifetime. It's amazing to see what you can learn, just from reading a story or seeing a movie based in that setting.


Lighter tales

Spud
The Gods Must Be Crazy Series (The Gods Must Be Crazy / The Gods Must Be Crazy II)
Coming to America (Special Collector's Edition)
Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan
The Jungle Book (Two-Disc 40th Anniversary Platinum Edition)
The Lion King (Two-Disc Platinum Edition)



Serious issues facing Africans
AIDS, apartheid, female circumcision and rapidly depleting natural resources

No Laughter Here
Cry Freedom
Medicine Man
Yesterday
Gorillas in the Mist
National Geographic - Diamonds of War: Africa's Blood Diamonds



War and tragedy in Africa
Coup d'etat and holocaust

The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel
Little Bee: A Novel
Frontline: Ghosts of Rwanda
Pray the Devil Back to Hell
Hotel Rwanda



Dramas set in Africa
Missionaries and romance

Out of Africa
The Last King of Scotland (Full Screen Edition)
District 9 (Single-Disc Edition)
Outbreak (Snap Case)
The African Queen
The Color Purple (Two-Disc Special Edition)
Mama Heidi



Visiting or Living in Africa
Safari!

One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children
Kaffir Boy: An Autobiography--The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
The Boys of Baraka
Meerkat Manor - Season 1
21 Up South Africa Mandela's Children
Senator Obama Goes To Africa

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Lighter tales
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2.  The Gods Must Be Crazy Series (The Gods Must Be Crazy / The Gods Must Be Crazy II) [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Subtitled] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ N!xau
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3.  Coming to America (Special Collector's Edition) [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Collector's Edition] [Color] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [NTSC] [Special Edition] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Eddie Murphy
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4.  Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Ralph Richardson
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5.  The Jungle Book (Two-Disc 40th Anniversary Platinum Edition) [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Animated] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [Restored] [Special Edition] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Phil Harris
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6.  The Lion King (Two-Disc Platinum Edition) [Multiple Formats] [Color] [Animated] [Closed-captioned] [Dolby] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Matthew Broderick
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Serious issues facing Africans
7.  No Laughter Here  by Rita Williams-Garcia
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8.  Cry Freedom [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Subtitled]  DVD ~ Kevin Kline
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9.  Medicine Man [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Letterboxed] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Sean Connery
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10.  Yesterday [Closed-captioned] [Color] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Various
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11.  Gorillas in the Mist [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Sigourney Weaver
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12.  National Geographic - Diamonds of War: Africa's Blood Diamonds [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ National Geographic
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War and tragedy in Africa
13.  The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel  by Barbara Kingsolver
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14.  Little Bee: A Novel  by Chris Cleave
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15.  Frontline: Ghosts of Rwanda [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen] 
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16.  Pray the Devil Back to Hell [Multiple Formats] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Leymah Gbowee
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17.  Hotel Rwanda [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Don Cheadle
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Dramas set in Africa
18.  Out of Africa [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Collector's Edition] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Robert Redford
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19.  The Last King of Scotland (Full Screen Edition) [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Dubbed] [Subtitled] [Surround Sound] [Full Screen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ James McAvoy
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20.  District 9 (Single-Disc Edition) [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Color] [Dolby] [Closed-captioned] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Sharlto Copley
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21.  Outbreak (Snap Case) [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Full Screen] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Dustin Hoffman
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22.  The African Queen [Multiple Formats] [Color] [Dubbed] [Full Screen] [NTSC] [Original recording remastered] [Restored] [Subtitled]  DVD ~ Katharine Hepburn
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23.  The Color Purple (Two-Disc Special Edition) [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Director's Cut] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [Special Edition] [Subtitled] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Danny Glover
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24.  Mama Heidi [Multiple Formats] [Color] [NTSC] 
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Visiting or Living in Africa
25.  One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children  by David Cohen
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26.  Kaffir Boy: An Autobiography--The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa  by Mark Mathabane
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27.  Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood  by Alexandra Fuller
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28.  The Boys of Baraka [NTSC]  DVD ~ Devon Brown
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29.  Meerkat Manor - Season 1 [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Full Screen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Flower the Meerkat
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30.  21 Up South Africa Mandela's Children [Multiple Formats] [Color] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Frans
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31.  Senator Obama Goes To Africa [Multiple Formats] [Color] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Barack Obama
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Last updated: 3/26/13
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