i4Africa | Cultural Festivals 4 Peace | Sahel Youth Cultural Alliance
We tour the world, but if our own people don’t know our music, our music is meaningless
This video (below) was filmed in Mali during the month of April 2016 during a series of cultural festivals produced by i4Africa and youth organizers in the towns of Tominian (Segou), Niono (Segou), Djenné (Mopti), & Diabolo (Mopti) in central Mali. The events are part of instruments4Africa’s Cultural Festivals/Sahel Youth Cultural Alliance Project funded by the US Department of State.
Produced & Directed by Paul Chandler
Director of Photography, Video & Sound Editing: Brian David Melnyk