News from Rwanda

New Website, New Strategy

BasicViews Foundation launched a revised Slum Cinema website. The board wants to push the website forward as a wider social multimedia platform for Slum Cinema and other related projects. The idea is that from now young people worldwide become the main content suppliers. They get login access to a country news portal part of the site and can upload articles, news, photography and video reports.
All participants are connected to one platform of presentation and use there portal as a local portfolio and promotion tool. We need active young journalists and writing activist to give the site a new local content boost. When you feel you can contribute to this goal, please contact us, sent your details to and we get in touch with you.

Slum Cinema Chapter Rwanda

In 2008 BasicViews Foundation did a Chapter survey in Rwanda. We found two partners (YES Rwanda and DEV) and a lot of support by people and organisations. In 2009 a screening was organized, but the local team was not stable yet to continue on its own.  

One of the important supporters in Kigali is Eric Kibera a local filmmaker. He is also director and initiator of the Rwandan... read more