Future Sound of Mzansi [DOC] | LONDON PREMIERE

Sat 8 Nov| 18:30| Hackney Picturehouse

Future Sound of Mzansi [DOC], LONDON PREMIERE

Dir. Lebogang Rasetuba and Spoek Mathambo
South Africa. 2014. 98min. Colour. English, Xhosa, Zulu, Tswana with English subtitles.

Future Sound of Mzansi interrogates South African’s cultural landscape through the lens of its burgeoning electronic music scene, presented by the internationally acclaimed artist Spoek Mathambo. Featuring a feast of talent from what has become the country’s staple of popular culture, the film showcases an array of musicians, DJs and producers, including Aero Manyelo, Black Coffee, Christian Tiger School, Rude Boys and many more. Immersing the audience in the different realities of a country still steeped in poverty, crime and injustice, the documentary looks to the creative pioneers who are sculpting the future sound of Mzansi: South Africa.


Screening as part of South Africa at 20: The Freedom Tour