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Tango Negro: Slavery on Film

  • Quaker Meeting House 7 Victoria Terrace Edinburgh, EH1 2JL United Kingdom (map)
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By Africa in Motion Film Festival
Dates: 14 Aug
Time: 20:00 - 22:00
Ticket Price: £6 Full £4 Conc. [£15 Full £10 Conc. For all three Slavery on Film screenings] 
Venue: Quaker Meeting House
Age Guidance: 12+
Category: Film

Angolan filmmaker Dom Pedro explores the expression of the tango’s African-ness and the contribution of African cultures to the creation of the tango. The film reveals the depth of the footprints of African music on the tango, a reflection of the social life of the slaves who were taken to South America.

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Township Voices
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The Bridge