Meet Me Outside is a short film trilogy that combines music, film and photography to frame culturally significant spaces, landmarks, landscapes and people in a new light.
Justin Purefoy, an expert cinematographer, and Osse Sinare, a photographer, will capture the beauty of the places and faces while Eugene & Brian from the duo Mankind, will create the soundtrack: a six track EP inspired by the stories and experiences of the locations.
This project is an experience that both the artists and audiences are bound to remember. Photos from this collaboration will be shared online and at select galleries across TZ, Kenya, and The UK.
The British Council has awarded Meet Me Outside the new Art new Audiences grant
Meet me Outside film in Zanzibar
On the 6th of March 2017 the Mankind duo Eugene & Brian, Osse Sinare and crew traveled to Zanzibar to film the first leg of the Meet Me Outside project.
On this three-day visit, they worked with the community and filmed by the shores of Zanzibar, at the Spice Market and in the alleys of Stone Town.
Planning for filming in Kenya and Scotland are underway with a highly anticipated release of images and an EP in June 2017.
More updates to following the coming months.
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