Portrait of South African popular singer Brenda Fassie, whose music is a blend of soul, disco, and Mbaqanga. Excerpts from her music videos are interspersed with Fassie discussing her music in the South African political context.; Ascension in association with A Cut Above Productions presents.
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
African Culture; South African Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Performing Arts; Music; Singers South Africa; Popular music South Africa; Protest songs South Africa
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- Physical Description
25 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Producer & director, John R. Bowey ; writer, Gus Silber ; editor, Sheila McCallister, Alan J. Melville ; cameraman, Roy MacGregor.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090221; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1884; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1062; OCLC: ocm40131796; Catalog Key: alephsys002461737; Catalog Key: FFH 7636
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