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Mama Africa: Miriam Makeba!

This 2011 documentary from Finnish director Mika Kaurismäki provides a new generation of Americans a fresh introduction to the legacy of world-famous South African singer Miriam Makeba. Rare archival footage from supporters like Harry Belafonte, Stokely Carmichael, Hugh Masekela, Paul Simon and others puts Makeba's music as well as her political messages in perspective. In English and French with English subtitles. 90 minutes Unrated.