The Spirit Of Ubuntu

The Spirit of Ubuntu

Zimbabwe | 2024 | 90 min. | Kudzai Tinagao

July 28, 2024

Doors open at 4:30 PM | Event begins at 5:00 PM

Award-winning director Kudzai Tiago, renowned for his innovative storytelling and visually stunning cinematography, collaborates with Grammy-nominated reggae legend Pato Banton and world-renowned keyboard player Antoinette Rootsdawtah, known for her exceptional talent as a keyboard player and composer. Together, they embark on a journey through ten countries across Africa, exploring the ancient philosophy of Ubuntu. Rooted in the Bantu dialect, Ubuntu embodies the profound notion that "I AM because We ARE."

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Sunday, July 28, 2024

The Spirit Of Ubuntu documentary is an award winning film that has received accolades from film festivals all over the world. Filmed in 10 countries across the continent of Africa you will be captivated by breathtaking visuals and heartfelt narratives that showcase the beauty of human connection and the transformative power of togetherness. Join us for an unforgettable evening as we delve into the heartwarming stories and powerful message of unity, compassion, and community in The Spirit of Ubuntu Documentary and the award winning short film called The Baobab Tree Story.

Spread the word, bring your friends, and let's celebrate the Spirit of Ubuntu together—see you at the screening!

  • Director: Kudzai Tinagao
  • Principal Cast: Pato Banton, Antoinette Rootsdawtah & Friends
  • Country: Zimbabwe
  • Year: 2024
  • Running Time: 90 min.
  • Language: English