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Soul power / Sony Pictures Classics ; Antidote International Films Inc. and DASFilms Ltd. ; directed by Jeffrey Levy-Hinte ; produced by David Sonenberg & Leon Gast.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 781.66079 SOU (Text) 31951003468466 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1435974662
  • ISBN: 9781435974661
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Special features: deleted scenes and commentary with director Jeffrey Levy-Hinte & festival promoter Stewart Levine.
Participant or Performer Note:
The Spinners, B.B. King, Celia Cruz, Bill Withers, Miriam Makeba, The Crusaders, Big Black, James Brown and Sister Sledge.
Summary, etc.:
In 1974 the most celebrated American R&B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle,' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for some thematic elements and brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; French subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Zaire '74 (1974 : Kinshasa, Congo)
Music festivals > Congo (Democratic Republic) > Kinshasa.
Popular music > United States > 1971-1980.
Popular music > Africa > 1971-1980.
Kinshasa (Congo) > Description and travel.
Genre: Soul music.
Concert films.
Filmed performances.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary > Performance.

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