Kuduro taking over AngolaBy Lars Lovén, on 2/2/2015 15:00

Meet kuduro pioneer Sebem, and the star Titca, who speak about how the ghetto music kuduro became the dominant style of music in Angola.

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Carlou D on hip hop in Dakar By Lars Lovén, on 29/1/2015 10:01

Dakar is the hip hop capital of West Africa. Like many other Senegalese artists, Carlou D started out as a rapper, but then moved on to new ground. Here we have a chat with him on the streets of Dakar, about how hip hop influenced the young artists.

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Nneka speaks about Fela KutiBy Lars Lovén, on 28/1/2015 10:38

«Fela, as you know, was always very straight forward, direct and blunt. Considered as a madman»

Nigerian singer Nneka speks about Fela Kuti, nigerian musical legend and also the narrating voice of Fonko

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New reward, watch Fonko onlineBy Lars Lovén, on 20/1/2015 18:12

Watch Fonko online and on DVD before (almost) anyone elese.
As soon as Fonko has had its premiere, you will get
the opportunity to stream the film to your computer, wherever you may live. And when we have released Fonko on DVD, we will also ship it to you.

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Spring in BurkinaBy Lars Lovén, on 19/1/2015 10:14

Last autumn large protests forced Blaise Compaoré, the president of Burkina Faso, to leave the country. This was the result of a long struggle for justice and democracy. In Fonko you will meet the artists who helped to end the 27 years reign of Blaise Compaoré. Here’s one of them, young rapper

Joey Le Soldat

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On the radio!By First Hand Films, on 12/1/2015 10:53

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Smockey and SamsK Le Jah, from Fonko, talk about how artists and musicians led the revolution in Burkina Faso when Blaise Compaoré was finally deposed. (In Swedish)By First Hand Films, on 12/1/2015 10:45

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Xmas is over and we're not done!By First Hand Films, on 27/12/2014 18:15

Thank you to all the backers so far – let’s keep reaching out and finding all those wanting to be part of our crew. Thank you!

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