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Many Thousands Gone
Many Thousands Gone
5.9
/10
17 Ratings

MANY THOUSANDS GONE

Directed by Ephraim Asili
Brazil, United States, 2015
Short, Documentary

Synopsis

Juxtaposing gorgeous 16mm footage shot in Harlem and Salvador, Brazil (the last city in the Western hemisphere to outlaw slavery) Many Thousands Gone meditates on the disparate histories of slave culture and celebrates endurance.

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Synopsis

Juxtaposing gorgeous 16mm footage shot in Harlem and Salvador, Brazil (the last city in the Western hemisphere to outlaw slavery) Many Thousands Gone meditates on the disparate histories of slave culture and celebrates endurance.