Synopsis by Mark Deming
Filmed in Cameroon, Hommage a Noir is a visual poem set to music which pays tribute to the people of modern Africa. Shot entirely in black and white, this stunning array of images is scored with a mixture of traditional African rhythms and futuristic electronica. Hommage a Noir is an unusual tribute to the strength and diversity of the African people.
Africa, electronica, African, Afro-Beat, visual-arts