Niger: Magic & Ecstasy in the Sahel (2005)

World Music Documentary
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A celebration of life in the Sahel region of Africa, this film showcases many of Niger’s venerable music styles. Tuareg Electric Guitar trance rock, Bori cult dance ceremonies, Fulani Folk, and Roadhouse Gospel Rave-ups are some of the segments included in this "Folk Cinema" classic from Sublime Frequencies!

No longer available on DVD.
This program made possible with the kind permission of Sublime Frequencies.

Related reading: "Punk Ethnography: Artists and Scholars Listen to Sublime Frequencies."

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