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Beats of the Antonov 2014

68 mins Sudan Director. Hajooj Kuka

A beautiful and subtle film, this follows the lives of the displaced communities of the Blue Nile and Nuba Mountains. Despite the people suffering aerial bombardment it’s not unusual to hear laughter and music ring out in the aftermath. Kuka’s documentary celebrates defiance and the human spirit, and shows how music, song and dance provide a powerful means of safeguarding a community’s collective memory.

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Directed by

Hajooj Kuka

Genres

Documentary

Collection

Refugee Week Sonic

Released

2014

Country

Sudan

Language

Arabic

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