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Tug of War / Vuta n’kuvute

"Tug of War / Vuta n’kuvute," by Amil Shivji / Tanzania, South Africa, Germany and Qatar / 2021 / 92mins / Historical Drama / Romance / English and Swahili



Wed, Nov 29

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Africa Center
1280 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029
United States

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Join us for a "Film @ The Africa Center" screening of Tug of War / Vuta n’kuvute. Doors open at 6:00PM with a set by DJ Simi. Film begins at 7PM.

About the Film

Denge, a young freedom fighter, meets Yasmin, an Indian-Zanzibari woman, in the middle of the night as she is on her way to be married. Passion and revolution ensue in this coming-of-age political love story set in the final years of British colonial Zanzibar.
About Amil Shivji