African Renaissance: When Art Meets Power

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 1 - Ethiopia

3.0 1 x
Documentary series. Afua Hirsch traces Ethiopia's proud 3,000-year history through its art and culture, exploring a civilisation as significant as any in the west.

Series 1: 3. When Art Meets Power - Kenya...

4.0 8 x
Afua Hirsch tells the epic story of Kenya, exploring how artists, musicians and writers have responded to the country's colonial past and asserted a new identity through art.

Series 1: 2. Senegal

3.0 10 x
In Senegal, Afua Hirsch discovers how exuberant hip-hop, film and fashion scenes have fed off colonial history, and she traces the story of a poet who became the father of Senegalese independence.