Gumboots

Format: DVD 2001
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location  Pleasant Hills Public Library
 
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Summary
A live performance of gumboots dancing, born out of the South African gold mines.
Contents
Nelson Mandela
Paulina : a dance in the honor of a beautiful girl
Ta la li la le
Joburg : a song about Johannesburg
Shosholoza : the official Johannesburg anthem
Egoli, city of gold : Johannesburg, the city of gold
Joburg (instrumental)
Sibiziwe : invitation to a party
Amazinyo Amphlophe : woman with a set of white teeth
Who's foolin' who?
I'm too sexy : winning a new love
Mabele : a love song
Bump jive : township dance
Ughuba Isisu : a traditional miners' song
Dronkie : a man enjoying himself too much
Train : the rhythm of the train
Omm ohh ho la la : rebuilding the country
Hiyo! hiyo! : a tribute to the lives lost
Ukuvalwa kwe mine : the closing of the mine
Asikhathali : "we never get tired"
Ma-Gumede : "keep me strong give me long life".

Additional Information
Subjects Folk dancing -- South Africa.
Folk dance music -- South Africa.
Folk music -- South Africa.
Work songs -- South Africa.
Miners -- South Africa -- Songs and music.
Dance films.
Publisher Chatsworth, CA :Image Entertainment,2001
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Gumboots story.
Contributors Ncabashe, Vincent.
Mbuli, Zenzi.
Foulkes, Geoff.
Higgie, Andrew.
Powell, Aubrey.
Rishile Gumboot Dancers of Soweto.
Mission Television Limited.
Gumboots Dancers Ltd.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Participants/Performers Performed by Rishile Gumboot Dancers of Soweto.
Language English
Notes Dance performance.
"Includes a 53-minute documentary, 'The Gumboots story'"--Container.
System Details DVD; NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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