SIKELELA TAPES (2020)
Official Selection Zanzibar International Film Festival 2021
Screened at Saison Africa 2020, La Fémis, Paris
RapidLion Innovation Award: Best Student Film, Wits Humanities Award
A film by Alex Sono, Luke Johnstone, Djibril Cullis, Matthijs Vuijk and Tsogo Kupa
Sikelela Tapes is a collaborative experimental film devoted to remixing, resampling and re-archiving the South African national anthem. The story is filtered through radio DJ, DJ Enoch, whom each of the filmmakers interacts with, and uses as an inspiration to explore their personal negotiations with the national anthem.
Running time: 17 minutes