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Rootical Vibrations (Ed. 9 ft. Dreadlocks Story)

  • datum:01/11
  • tijd:21:00-03:00
  • locatie:Kriterion
  • adres:Roetersstraat 170, Amsterdam
  • kosten:€9,50 for the film, afterparty = free

Dreadlocks Story, a new documentary about the hidden links between Jamaican Rastafarians and Indian sadhus, will have its Dutch premiere in film theatre Kriterion at the 9th edition of Rootical Vibrations on Saturday, November 1st. The exclusive screening of the film will be introduced by reggae musician Ras Jorge Lizardo and followed by a (Skype) Q&A with director Linda Aïnouche and reggae afterparty with live performances and DJs.

Film: Dreadlocks Story (incl introduction by Ras Jorge Lizardo and Q&A with director Linda Aïnouche!)
Music: Reggae afterparty (with Ras Billyman, Elijah Nicholas, DJ Ewa and Empress Messenjah Sound)
Reservations: 020 623 1708 (Kriterion) or (possible from Monday, October 13)
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21:00 Nyabinghi drum session
21:45 Introduction film by Ras Jorge Lizardo
22:00 Start film
23:30 Q&A with director Linda Aïnouche
00:00 Reggae afterparty until we drop!

The ninth edition of Rootical Vibrations is again organized by Caribbean Creativity in collaboration with Each One Teach One. The screening of Dreadlocks Story will be held in celebration and commemoration of the coronation of the last Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie on November 2, 1930, an important event for Rastafarians, who still see Selassie as their spiritual leader.