NORIENT PRESENTS: 35.- / 10.-

DOCUMENTARY „REBEL BEATS“ + ROUND TABLE ON AFGHAN MUSIC

The international network for music research Norient (Bern/Berlin) is looking for new music from around the globe and mediates it via various platforms. The core team (Thomas Burkhalter, Theresa Beyer, Hannes Liechti) collaborated on the creation of this Afghan evening by curating a documentary, a round table and a festive evening party to end the Usinesonore 2018 festival in style.

 

18:00-18:30
Rebel Beats
Short-length Documentary directed by Omid Marzban (Afghanistan, 2016, VO / fr)

Afghanistan might be the front line in the global battle for women's rights, but how does it really feel to fight as a woman in the front line? Paradise knows it best. She is Afghanistan's most popular female rapper who takes on issues such as child marriage, honor-killings and other forms of violence against women.

18:45-19:30
Round Table: Preserving, Inventing and Pushing Forward Afghan Music

With:
- Dr. Ahmad Sarmast, musicologist and director of the National Institute of Music of Kabul
- Mashal Arman, singer of Ensemble Kaboul (Geneva)
- Girl from the Zohra orchestra (to be announced soon)

Host: Elisabeth Stoudmann
Translation Farsi-French: Sima Dakkus

Place:
Usinesonore Tent

Important information:
The ticket is valid throughout the evening