And all that jazz.
This looks fascinating.
"The Boy is Mine" one though.
Trailer for the documentary film, Mama Africa
telling the story of songstress Miriam Makeba
Most definitely watching this. Miriam Makeba is everything.
"You will meet, of course, curious little annoyances. People will wonder at your dear brown and the sweet crinkley hair. But that simply is of no importance and will soon be forgotten. Remember that most folk laugh at anything unusual, whether it is beautiful, fine or not. You, however, must not laugh at yourself. You must know that brown is as pretty as white or prettier and crinkley hair as straight even though it is harder to comb. The main thing is the YOU beneath the clothes and skin—the ability to do, the will to conquer, the determination to understand and know this great, wonderful, curious world."
This letter written by WEB Du Bois to his daughter Yolande reminded me of Lupita.
Haim serving 80s pop realness. Love it.
"Sometimes we concentrate so hard on our subject that we tend to lose sight of our purpose."
Three children in Kano dressed in uniforms bought by their father during his last pilgrimage to Mecca. Kano. 1982.
Those sunglasses though.