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KINO // When we were kings

05.10.16 @ 19.00

KINO: CILVĒKTIESĪBAS

When we were kings (ASV, 1996)
Rež. Leon Gast
Dokumentālā filma, 1st29min
*angļu valodā

1974.gada 30. oktobrī, Kišasā (Zaira, jeb tagad Kongo) norisinājās iespējams visu laiku slavenākais smagsvaru boksa čempionāta mačs – “Rumble in the Jungle” starp čempionu George Foreman un sāncensi Muhammad Ali. Caur arhīvu materiāliem un jaunām intervijām, šī dokumentālā filma pēta afroamerikāņu un Āfrikas kontinenta attiecības Black Power ēras laikā, ieskatoties gan populārajā kultūrā, gan starptautiskajā politikā – tostarp tā laika diktatora Mobutu Sese Seko brutalitātē.

VIETU SKAITS IEROBEŽOTS – LŪDZAM IERASTIES SAVLAICĪGI, LAI GARANTĒTU SĒDVIETU UN IEEJU

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CINEMA: HUMAN RIGHTS

When we were kings (USA, 1996)
Dir. Leon Gast
Documentary, 1h29min
*in English

On October 30, 1974, perhaps the most famous heavyweight championship boxing match of all time took place in Kinshasa, Zaire: the “Rumble in the Jungle” between champion George Foreman and challenger Muhammad Ali. In historical footage and new interviews, this documentary explores the relationship between African-Americans and the African continent during the Black Power era in terms of both popular culture and international politics, including the brutality of then-dictator Mobutu Sese Seko.

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