SILIVA THE ZULU WITH LIVE MUSIC ACCOMPANIMENT

Siliva The ZuluSouth Africa, Italy/1928/64mins/no cert.

Dir: Attilio Gatti.

Inspired by Nannook of the North, explorer Attilio Gatti travelled with anthropologist Lidio Cipriani to make a film that would depict the Zulu natives blended with a scripted story of romantic rivalry. This recently rediscovered classic, once thought lost, includes historically invaluable scenes of daily life including healing rituals, dancing and magical ceremonies. + With live piano accompaniment by Juwon Ogungbe, followed by a discussion.

CHAPTER ARTS CENTER (CARDIFF): 24TH OCTOBER (FILMMUSIC COMPOSITION WORKSHOP AT 4.00 PM)   BUY TICKET

MAGIC LANTERN (TYWYN): 8TH NOVEMBER @ 5PM      BUY TICKET

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