A rare look at the music and dance of the matriarchal Tuareg of North Central Africa. “If you ever wondered where some of Western music’s more exotic ideas originated from (Sun Ra’s Arkestra, call-and-response choruses, trance drumming, and even some forms of modern hip-hop) this is a great place to start!” (Sublime Frequencies)
with Hisham Mayet
Screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Hisham Mayet. Mayet is an acclaimed documentarian and co-founder of Sublime Frequencies.