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Zimmedia (Firm)

Overview
Works: 13 works in 16 publications in 2 languages and 200 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Most widely held works by Zimmedia (Firm)
Mbira music the spirit of the people ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mbira, a small musical instrument, presents songs used during the war of liberation and the chants used by today's farmers
Mbira music spirit of the people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program shows how the rhythms and melodies of Zimbabwe are related to the mbira, a small traditional instrument. Presents the music of Zimbabwe: the songs used during the war of liberation as secret messages, the chants used by today's farmers, and the music that caused a renowned pop artist to return to his roots
Mbira music Spirit of the people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traditional music of Zimbabwe and the sounds of the mbira in this liberated country's rhythms and melodies. Highlights include discussions with several musicians about how they see their role in the continuing struggles in their country ; Thomas Mapfumo discusses the return to his musical roots
Robert Mugabe-- what happened? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once hailed as a national hero, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's first and only elected political leader, is today widely considered one of Africa's most brutal dictators. What happened? This documentary offers an in-depth examination of Mugabe's life, policies and staggering transformation. Includes unique archival material and interviews with Mugabe's closest comrades
Limpopo Line ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how the Limpopo Railway Line, which links Zimbabwe to the port city of Maputo in Mozambique, is being rehabilitated, tells the story of the struggle to keep the line open, and examines the lives of the people who inhabit these regions and the stresses and pressures under which they work
Health is our right! a trade union approach to the environment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the problems and actions of Zimbabwean people and trade unions as they react to industrial environmental problems
Rumpu, ruokokitara ja honda ( Visual )
in Bemba and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Musical documentary about a day in the life of a village in Zambia as told through the music, songs, and dances of the children. Mwe bana bandi means "You, my children."
Makwaya dancing with hope ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Queen Latifah presents Mama Africa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These three short films by African women present an African perspective on the universal theme of young people learning to cope with life's challenges
From the shade into the sun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Historically, wildlife conservation in Africa has put animals before people. Local communities have had their residence, cropland, and ancestral lands taken over for national parks often benefitting governments, but largely wildlife and tourists. This documentary on the Greater Limpopo Transfrontier Park of southern Africa focuses on the land, wildlife and politics. The documentary takes a look at how the local communities have been affected by the setting up of the park and their reaction
Zimbabwean stone sculpture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Four short documentaries on Zimbabwean stone sculpture :
Zulei ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Zulei is a 14-year-old girl living in a village in Niger. Her life is presented as the typical lot of women in that country
Mbira music the spirit of the people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mbira, a small musical instrument, presents songs used during the war of liberation and the chants used by today's farmers
 
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Alternative Names
Zimmedia Film and Video (Firm)
Zimmedia Productions
Zimmedia Proppu 1000 (Firm)
Languages
English (15)
Bemba (1)