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Football in Africa - dreams and reality

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In Lagos, a road has been closed so people can watch a film about football. It tells the story of ambitious young Nigerian footballers, caught between their dream of a career abroad and the inadequate sports infrastructure in their country.

After the screenings, the crowd have the opportunity to discuss what they have just watched. The most prominent question at the festival: What role does African football play?