The documentary roadmovie by Stefan Tolz was awarded a „Silver Plaque“ at Chicago Int. Film Festival TV Awards in 2014. The first channel to show the film was YLE in Finland on 29th January.
After shootings in the Central Africain Republic and in Chad, Heidi Specogna's film is now in the editing room. The images of cameraman Johann Feindt are now being put together by cutter Kaya Inan. Cahier Africain is a co-production by Filmpunkt, ZDF/3SAT (Commisioning Editors: Udo Bremer & Katya Mader), and the Swiss company PS Film from Zurich.