We are currently verifying whether this film is available for rental in your region.
This may take a few minutes.
From your IP address, we can tell you're in .
Unfortunately, this film is not available for rental in your region.
The service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later.
After purchasing a rental, you will have 48 hours to watch the film.
African hip hop pioneer Didier Awadi is on a quest to craft an album that pays tribute to the great black revolutionary leaders and their struggle to realize a dream: a united, independent Africa. In this epic musical and political journey, Awadi visits some 40 countries to collaborate with hip hop activist artists, including Smockey (Burkina Faso), M-1 of Dead Prez (United States) and ZuluBoy (South Africa).
Featuring a score by Ghislain Poirier, as well as Awadi’s own songs, United States of Africa draws the viewer into one artist’s profound meditation on the power of music and the impact of political engagement—both individual and collective. A hopeful and compelling portrait of a continent whose politically aware youth is refusing to accept the role of victim, the film is a call for Africans to rise up, take a stand and take control of their continent and their destiny.
1 You may view this film for private, personal, library or classroom use only. Public screenings and institutional (non-educational institutions) use are not permitted.
2 Institutional prices include the rights to screen this film in institutional settings and in free public screenings.