FESPACO 2021: African film lovers come together in Ouagadougou

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After an eight-month delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, Africa’s biggest film festival kicks off this weekend.

The much-anticipated Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) will be attended by top African film directors.

Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

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