Concerning Violence


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CONCERNING VIOLENCE: NINE SCENES FROM THE ANTI-IMPERIALISTIC SELF-DEFENSE

Directed by Göran Hugo Olsson

Louverture Films is a Co Producer

 

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

  • Winner, Guldbagge Awards 2015 - Best Documentary
  • Jury Prize, Algiers 2014 International Film Festival
  • IDFA 2014
  • CPH:DOX 2014
  • Sydney Film Festival 2014
  • BAM CinemaFest 2014
  • Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014
  • Hot Docs Film Festival 2014
  • Göteburg International Film Festival 2014
  • Cinema Fairbindet Prize, Berlinale International Film Festival 2014
  • Berlinale International Film Festival 2014 - Panorama
  • Sundance Film Festival 2014 - World Documentary Competition


Feature documentary based on newly discovered archival material connected with the most daring moments in the struggle for liberation in Africa. Framed by Frantz Fanon’s landmark book "The Wretched of the Earth", the film offers a startlingly relevant and troubling perspective on colonization then and now.