Documentary - International / Joint UK Premiere premiere

Mama Africa

  • Mika Kaurismäki /
  • Germany, South Africa, Finland /
  • 2011 /
  • 90 mins

Miriam Makeba, Zenzi Monique Lee, Nelson Lumumba Lee, Hugh Masekela, Angélique Kidjo

An affectionate and hugely enjoyable portrait of singer and political activist Miriam Makeba that'll have you dancing down the street and humming her songs for the rest of the day.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki
Producer: Rainer Kölmel
Scriptwriters: Mika Kaurismäki, Don Edkins
Editors: Karen Harley, Uwe Dresch, André Bendocchi-Alves
DoP: Jacques Cheuiche, Wolfgang Held, Frank Lehmann, Martina Radwan, Eran Tahor
Sound Production: Uwe Dresch
Music: Andreas Schilling

Cast: Miriam Makeba, Zenzi Monique Lee, Nelson Lumumba Lee, Hugh Masekela, Angélique Kidjo

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