36th International Short Film Festival Berlin 2020
11 November - 13 December 2020

Mangi Meli Remains

Mangi Meli Remains

Konradin Kunze // Germany, Tanzania // 2019 // 12:00 min

Animation, Documentary

In Old Moshi, Tanzania, a head is missing. The head is of Chief Meli who fought the German colonial occupation of territory in Kilimanjaro and was executed as a result in 1900. His head is said to have been shipped to Germany at the request of scientists. Until today, Chief Meli's grandson is waiting for it to return.

Animation: Malte Stein, Konradin Kunze, Sharron Mirsky

Screenplay: Konradin Kunze, Sarita Lydia Mamseri

Score: Andi Otto

Producer: Konradin Kunze

Director: Konradin Kunze

Sales Agent: Konradin Kunze

Sound Design: Andi Otto

Sound Mixing: Andi Otto

Voice Over: Nkwabi Elias Ng’hangasamala

Art Design: Amani Abeid, Cloudy Chatanda

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