Amandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony

    Genre
    Documentary, History, Music
  • Runtime
    108 mins
  • Release Date
    2002
  • Countries
    South Africa, USA
  • Languages
    English, Zulu

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Sundance Film Festival Audience Award and Freedom of Expression Award winner AMANDLA! A REVOLUTION IN FOUR PART HARMONY is a soul-stirring documentary from director/writer Lee Hirsch. It combines exclusive interviews and rare, never-before-seen film footage to document the vital role that music played in the nearly half-century struggle against apartheid in South Africa. This inspirational documentary, which took nine years to make, is a testimony to the power of song and its ability to fuel the struggle for freedom.
DIRECTED BY:
Lee Hirsch
WRITTEN BY:
Lee Hirsch
CAST INCLUDES:
Abdullah Ibrahim, Duma Ka Ndlovu, Vusi Mahlasela

SYNOPSIS

Interviews, archival footage, and filmed performances highlight the role of music in the South African struggle against apartheid.

Amandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony

    Genre
    Documentary, History, Music
  • Runtime
    108 mins
  • Release Date
    2002
  • Countries
    South Africa, USA
  • Languages
    English, Zulu
DIRECTED BY
Lee Hirsch
WRITTEN BY
Lee Hirsch
CAST INCLUDES
Abdullah Ibrahim, Duma Ka Ndlovu, Vusi Mahlasela
Sundance Film Festival Audience Award and Freedom of Expression Award winner AMANDLA! A REVOLUTION IN FOUR PART HARMONY is a soul-stirring documentary from director/writer Lee Hirsch. It combines exclusive interviews and rare, never-before-seen film footage to document the vital role that music played in the nearly half-century struggle against apartheid in South Africa. This inspirational documentary, which took nine years to make, is a testimony to the power of song and its ability to fuel the struggle for freedom.

Interviews, archival footage, and filmed performances highlight the role of music in the South African struggle against apartheid.