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 gb.slumcinema@gmail.com 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