- Music, Human Rights, Foreign Worlds, Current Affairs, and Politics
In 2012, conflict erupted in north of Mali, a country rich in musical tradition and ethnic diversity. Sahel Calling explores how musicians in the country are responding to the crisis, as a state of emergency in the capitol Bamako and threats from jihadists in the north have left many of them unable to pursue their livelihood.
- John Bosch ... Director
- Prod. Co.
- United States
- Years of Production
- Mali, Burkina Faso, New York
- Prod. Partners
- Kathryn Werntz, John Bosch
- Release year
- World Africa Film Festival, Africa Film Festival, IndiEarth Film Festival, Vermont Jazz Festival- World Music Fest, et al
- Available free online at www.sahelcalling.com
- French, English
- French, English, Spanish, German
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