The Struggle for Liberation

Concerning Violence is a bold and fresh visual narrative on Africa, based on newly discovered archive material covering the struggle for liberation from colonial rule in the late ‘60s and ‘70s, accompanied by text from Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth.

"Colonialism is not a thinking machine"


Narrated by Lauren Hill, this potent film sheds light on Frantz Fanon’s psychiatric and psychological analysis of the dehumanizing effects of colonization on the individual and the nation. The film pleads to reject the lust for colonial power and instead embrace a more creative and humane society. It’s powerful images in combination with in depth analysis make it inspirational food-for-thought.