Feature documentary/drama for Island and BBC TV
Filmed in Mali, Paris and London, combining documentary, drama and performance, the life story of Salif Keita, one of Africa's most acclaimed singers with a uniquely haunting voice.
"Far and away the most atmospheric and considered film made on African music." (Time Out, London)
"A very beautiful new film from Chris Austin, one of the most interesting filmmakers in contemporary African cinema" (Manifesto, Rome)
Best Documentary Award, Southern African Film Festival and OAU Special Award Best Documentary