Fasia

Fasia

Historical interest

DVD1987 58 Minutes

Fasia, a black woman singing blues against nuclear bombs.

The story of remarkable black woman, Fasia, who grew up in Hamburg during the war, forced to work in the kitchen of a concentration camp. She is a gifted blues singer, and for 40 years has been singing songs against nuclear bombs, against oppression, and for women's rights. The film shows a visit to England, where she sang with striking miners' wives, a meeting with a committee of mothers in El Salvador, working women in West Germany, women in the United Nations and Women for Peace outside missile depots.

This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £1.00. For this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your own choosing.