South African Film and Video Project
Project to preserve and make accessible moving images from the years of struggle against apartheid in collaboration with African partners
African Media Program
A searchable database of films and videos about Africa. Some records contain reviews and synopses
Collaboration, Modernity and Colonial Rule: Sidiyya Baba and Mauritania
20 images, 6 documents, 4 maps, and 9 essays tell the story of Sidiyya Baba in French Mauritania at the turn of the 20th century
African Oral Narratives
7 collections of oral and life histories, folklore, and songs from Ethiopia, Ghana and South Africa. These audio and video resources capture the voices and experiences of ordinary men and women. In more than a half a dozen African languages, these materials can be used for conducting historical research and to learn about many African cultures and languages.
Slave Biographies: The Atlantic Database Network is an open access data repository of information on the identities of enslaved people in the Atlantic World. It includes the names, ethnicities, skills, occupations, and illnesses of individual slaves.
Community Video Education Trust
More than 90 hours of video documenting political activities during the 1980s and 1990s in South Africa, mostly in Cape Town
Everyday Islam in Kumasi
A growing collection of video interviews with Muslim men and women who live and work in Kumasi, Ghana
Africa Past & Present
Podcast about history, culture, and politics in Africa and the diaspora. Highlights interesting and significant people, ideas, and discussions in African Studies