Jean-Michel Kibushi: Palabres Animées du Griot
The Works of African Animation Artist Jean-Michel Kibusi

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The Toad Visits His In-Laws
Based on a Tetela fable from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, this short film tells how a fight over the only spoon between Toad and his friends ruins the…
The White Orange
Toad's wife seeks the Sage's wisdom to restore order and bring back her husband and her friends. This is part two of the short film, The Toad Visits His In-Laws.
Kinshasa, Black September
Utilizing children's drawings, this animated documentary portrays the violent 1991 coup in the DR Congo's capital city. Best Reportage "Animated Political Documentary Film", Cameras Youth, Belgium, 1994
Muana Mboka
A devastating portrait of a society rife with corruption as told through the perspective of a young boy in Kinshasa who is just trying to survive. "Grand of the French…
Prince Loseno
This intricate claymation short film tells the story of King Ngolo -- a king without a male heir. Jealousies arise among his three wives and his first love -- now…

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