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This May Netflix celebrates Africa Month

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May is usually the month we’re looking forward to spending longer amounts of time outdoors, enjoying some Spring sunshine as well as cleaning the BBQ.

May is also home to a bank holiday or 2, and of course this year’s VE Celebrations.

For Internet Streaming Service, Netflix, it’s also the month they announced the Made in Africa Collection. A variety of African series, films and documentaries to celebrate Africa Month.

Made in Africa – Available Now

The collection is available globally, you can access it right here, or you can find out more by opening up your Netflix app and searching for Made in Africa, Africa Month or Africa Day, making it easier for those who love African stories to find their favourites.

Made in Africa collection includes over 100 titles, including older licensed films and shows as well as Netflix Originals like Queen Sono, which debuted on Netflix in February, and Blood and Water, which will premier this month.

Ben Amadasun, Director of Licensing and Co-Productions for Africa at Netflix said:

“This Africa Month, we’re excited to celebrate African stories and storytellers. This collection includes Queen Sono – our first Netflix original series – and as well as films like Catching Feelings, Chief Daddy, 93 Days, Merry Men. We hope that by making these ‘Made in Africa’ titles easily available we will help ensure they are watched Around the world”

Critically Acclaimed Films

Within he Made in Africa collection you can expect a variety of critically acclaimed films and series including Jerusalem; King of Boysl; Lionheart; Mokalik; Oscar Award Winning film: Tsoit; Uncovered and the The Wedding Party to name but a few.

Netflix subscribers will also be able to see international major films and series that were either predominately or completed filmed on the continent, films include Holiday in the Wild, film in South Africa and Zambia; The Red Sea Diving Resort which as filmed In Nambia and South Africa. Troy: Fall of a City which was filmed in South Africa; Beasts of No Nation, filmed in Ghana, Blood Diamond filmed in Morocco, Sierra Leone and South Africa.

Lastly for those documentary buffs you can expect to be enjoying Leonardo DiCaprio’s The Ivory Game, and the Oscar-nominated Virunga.

To find out more

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