ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival 2014 - the Programme
Spoken Wor:l:ds / Nairobi–Berlin / a documentary
Sa 18.10. 14:00 Saal 2
Spoken Wor:l:ds is a literary exchange project between poets and rappers from Nairobi and Berlin. The project is about the artistic encounter, working on translations, new texts and performative forms between rap and poetry.
The meetings, workshops, readings and concerts in the context of the project were captured on camera by the filmmakers CitéNOIR in both metropolises. The documentation now celebrates its premiere at the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival. Camera, editing, direction: CitéNOIR; music: Akira.
A project from the Literaturwerkstatt Berlin with the Maono Cultural Group Nairobi, the Kwani Trust Nairobi, and the Goethe Institute Kenya. Supported by Fonds TURN of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes and through the Heinrich Böll Stiftung. With financial support from the Foreign Office and from the Goethe Institute. Supported by Gangway e.V. Media Partner: AfricAvenir.