Martha & Niki - Martha & Niki
23/Nov/2017 , Sweden
Original title:
Martha & Niki
International title:
Martha & Niki
Subtitles:
English
Language:
Swedish
Production year:
2016
Length:
1h30
Genre:
Documentary
Cast:
Martha Nabwire, Niki Tsappos
Awards:

Won Best Editing and Best Documentary at Guldbagge Awards; won Best Documentary at Durban International Film Festival

Best movie review:

”Visual feast that skillfully intertwines a profound reflection on an art form with the inner journey of two compelling characters.” - Variety

Official selections:

Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival; BAMkids Film Festival; Leeds International Film Festival; Amaphiko Film Festival; Doc Leipzig; Antalya Film Festival; Urban World Film Festival; Make Dox Film Festival; Nordisk Panorama

Synopsis:

In 2010 Martha Nabwire and Niki Tsappos took part in the biggest international Street Dance Competition, “Juste Debout” in Paris. It was the first time ever two women became World Champions in Hip Hop. This film depicts their love of dance, each other and about friendship put to the test. About desires, yearning and finding the right path in life.

Extra notes:

Premiere in Jordan

Premiere in the region

Presence of Niki Tsappos

Movie presented by H.E. Erik Ullenhag, Swedish Ambassador to Jordan and Niki Tsappos, Hip-hop world champion

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