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As Old As My Tongue: The Myth and Life of Bi Kidude

  • 2007
  • UK/Tanzania
  • 66 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Andy Jones
This intimate portrait of iconic musician Bi Kidude features a classic soundtrack which spans one hundred years of Swahili music. Jones faithfully focuses on Bi Kidude's home island of Zanzibar, a place where she continually courts controversy, her behaviour challenging beliefs of the role of women in a Muslim society.

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