Film, theatre, music: new directions, legacies
Francisco Topa (Universidade do Porto)
B1 1.12
Wednesday 17 July, 15:00-16:30, 17:00-18:30

Short abstract:

This panel focuses on music (Angolan rap, Mozambique and Congolese popular music) and cinema in Africa (debating a Portuguese film production company and an adaption of a novel)

Long abstract:

The panel "Film, theatre, music: new directions, legacies" is centered on music and cinema. In the first session will be presented and debated three papers on music, about Angolan rap and aspects of Mozambican popular music. The next session focuses on Congolese music and cinema, through the study of a Portuguese film production company and the adaptation of a Cape Verdean literature novel for cinema.