director Ken Kimmelman
producers Imagery Film, Ltd.
(6 minutes) U.S.A.
Asimbonanga is an animated montage choreographed to the song
written by Johnny Clegg and performed by Joan Baez. Combining still
photography, animation, live-action and optical effects, this film shows
the cruelty and the injustice of apartheid in South Africa. Asimbonanga
in Zulu means "we haven't seen."
bio: Ken Kimmelman is an award-winning filmmaker and recipient of
National Emmy Award for his anti-prejudice public service film "The
Knows Better." He is a consultant on the faculty of the Aesthetic
Foundation, a non-profit educational foundation in New York City.
Mr. Kimmelman is president of Imagery Film, Ltd. where he has produced
for the UN against prejudice and apartheid. He has won the Newark Black
Festival's Paul Robenson Award, Atlanta Film Festival's Director's
Choice Award, Cindy
Award, ASIFA, and the East Best Children's Film Award.
Ken Kimmelman, Director
Imagery Film, Ltd.
91 Bedford St.
New York, NY 10014
phone: (212) 243-5579
fax: (212) 243-5580