THE LAST ANGEL OF HISTORY

2016, UK/Ghana

John Akomfrah

In this hybrid documentary, British- Ghanian artist and director John Akomfrah interrogates the origins, impact and significance of Afrofuturism, cyberculture and techno music for the black diaspora. Framed by the fictional story of a "data thief", the film navigates between archives, interviews and inspirational musical figures, such as George Clinton, Sun Ra.

Last-Angel-of-History
Section: Retrospective
Country: UK/Ghana
Director: John Akomfrah
Language: englische OF
Running time: 45min

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Screenings

Date
Time
Location
29.05.2022
3.40 PM
Leokino 1
DOCUMENTING AFROFUTURISM (RETROSPEKTIVE/RETROSPECTIVE)