Shot in the streets of Kinshasa, site of Muhammad Ali’s legendary ‘Rumble in the Jungle’, Karibu Ya Bintou (“Welcome to Life in Limbo”) is a short film with music from the 2010 album ‘Kinshasa Succursale’ by Baloji. Electric finger piano (likembé): played by Konono N°1, the legendary Congolese band who collaborated with Björk & count […]
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Baloji – ZOMBIES (Official Short film) The film “Zombie” is a journey between hope and dystopia in a hallucinated Kinhsasa, from the culture of the hair salon to futuristic solitary clubbing, from the urban parade to the glory of a dictator in campaign (Papa Bollo) to modern western in the Takeshi Kitano style. In parallel, […]
Baloji – KANIAMA SHOW (Baloji’s short film debut) A fictional satire about the collusion of State and media powers in an unidentified African country. The film is built as a Sunday afternoon variety show, with a set stuck in the 70s that underscores an unwillingness to change. Kaniama Show received numerous awards at festivals despite […]
Released in 2015 with the famous Beninese actor Elephant Mouillé, ‘Now or Never’ is a satirical fiction of the music industry in Africa.
court métrage contre la corruption et en faveur d’un changement de mentalités pour un futur meilleur !