Season 12: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange: Season 12

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange explores stories of modern life in the African Diaspora with a slate of documentaries journeying through Brazil, Nigeria, Turkey, South Africa, the United States, Liberia and beyond. The films of season 12 will introduce audiences to new and unsung trailblazers in the Diaspora, and provide new viewpoints on stories and lives we thought we knew.

Video thumbnail: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela and Spit on the Broom

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela and Spit on the Broom

The stories of the African National Congress youth league and the United Order of Tents.

Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela and Spit on the Broom

Video thumbnail: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange Gilda Brasileiro: Against Oblivion

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Gilda Brasileiro: Against Oblivion

One woman’s fight to expose the history of a 19th century slave-trading post in Brazil.

Gilda Brasileiro: Against Oblivion

Video thumbnail: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange Daddy and the Warlord

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Daddy and the Warlord

A daughter’s quest to learn why her father collaborated with war criminal Charles Taylor.

Daddy and the Warlord

Video thumbnail: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange Amina

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Amina

Follow an African immigrant woman and the challenges she faces as she pursues her dreams.

Amina

Video thumbnail: AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange My Friend Fela and Birth of Afrobeat

AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

My Friend Fela and Birth of Afrobeat

The stories of Nigerian musician Fela Keti and drummer Tony Allen, and the genre Afrobeat.

My Friend Fela and Birth of Afrobeat