Photographer Darran Rees, travels through Central and Eastern Africa capturing the lives of workers of Fair Trade organizations in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and DRC.
Sayuki Mtindiko (b. Ndana, Tanzania) immersed himself into art early in High School quitting Secondary school in order to pursue his work. He begun his career in 1981 until his death in 2011. Sayuki was heavily influenced by the Tinga Tinga movement in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania specifically by the Mashetani style created by … Continue Reading ››
Unfortunately many tourists who visit the Eastern African countries never really get in touch with an average local family. Most tourists get picked up at the airport, stay and eat at the hotel, do safari, climb Kilimanjaro and fly back home so they will never get a feeling of what living in Tanzania feels like. … Continue Reading ››
Language: Swahili with English subtitles. My Mother’s Songs, is set in an African landscape that examines inter-generational trauma. The film depicts a collection of traumatic experiences through the eyes of several young women desperately trying to make sense of their existence. This theme is connected to Africa’s history of brutal colonialism, shattered dreams from … Continue Reading ››