Self-taught Congolese artists Tétshim and Frank Mukunday have been animating since 2010. Their stop-motion films use chalk drawings, stones and repurposed materials. Machini talks about the influence that mining has on the city. About the pollution and the slow destruction of man by man.

Screens before Lusala.

Filmmaker
Frank Mukunday, Tétshim
Country
Congo-Kinshasa, Belgium
Year
2019
Medium
DCP
Length
9’
Language
French
Producer
Ellen Meiresonne, Rosa Spaliviero
Production Company
Picha, Twenty Nine Studio
Sales
Ateliers Graphoui
Writer
Frank Mukunday, Tétshim
Cinematography
Frank Mukunday, Tétshim
Editor
Frank Mukunday, Caroline Nugues-Bourchat
Sound Design
Spilulu Mbolela
Music
Francesco Nchikala