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Transcript: Nick Francis Discusses ‘When China Met Africa’

I had the pleasure of attending a film screening earlier this week at the Foreign Policy Association in New York of a documentary entitled, “When China Met Africa”, by Nick and Marc Francis. This isn’t like anything I’ve ever seen before on film, though I’ve been following the China-Africa dynamic for a couple years now, ever since the 2006 summit China hosted for several African heads of state. And as it turns out, footage from that very summit happens to open When China Met Africa.

The film’s website is here but to quickly summarize, Continue reading