Concerning Violence

Concerning Violence

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Script: Göran Hugo Olsson
Editing: Göran Hugo Olsson, Michael Aaglund, Dino Jonsäter, Sophie Vukovic
Music: Neo Muyanga
Producer, Co-producer: Annika Rogell, Tobias Janson
Color: Colour
Language: English, Swedish, Portuguese, Afrikaans
Synopsis
The title of this documentary is a reference to the first chapter in Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth, which defended the rights of the colonized Africans. The sometimes shocking found footage from the French-Algerian war is accompanied by commentary by American singer Lauryn Hill, reading passages from Fanon’s book that have lost none of their currency. The film has been honored at numerous festivals, including the 64th Berlinale.
Biography
Leading Swedish documentarian Göran Hugo Olsson (1965) created his own unique Super-16 A-Cam. His film Black Power (2011) was an international hit.

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Festival edition: 2016
Sections: Jihlava Manifesto 1997-2016
Subtitle languages: English
Screening:
26.10.2016 12:00
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