"Music is the weapon" = Musique au poing [videorecording] / Fela Kuti ; directed by Stéphane Tchal-Gadjieff and Jean Jacques Flori.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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- Physical Description: 1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [S.l.] : FKO Music, c1982 ;
"The french and english versions of this documentary are different. Some scenes are exclusive to each of the two versions."
Musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti recorded more than 60 albums to promote the magic of Afrobeat but never lost his political voice as an outspoken critic against widespread government corruption in Nigeria. This documentary examines the role that Fela, dubbed "Black President," played in shedding light on atrocities in his homeland and in promoting the ascent of African music worldwide.
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DVD ; PCM Stereo.
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