BANTU WAX


Serene and chaotic; untouched and urban; rich, poor, old, new, sacred, sexy, wise, fast and funny — Africa: the continent some thought to be static was just unshakable.

Since its birth, Bantu has been made In Africa, by Africans, sustainably & fairly, and that will never change. What has changed is Africa…

With over 1 billion people, more than half under 20 years of age —Africa today is quite literally the future of the world — and the future of the world is made in Africa.

Inspired by Africa’s transition from Dark Continent to Bearer of Light, tales of the mermaid goddess of oceans Mami Wata, and a passion for surfing, Bantu merges the rich history of African art and textiles with Africa’s deeply rooted surf culture.

Bantu is real beach-wear from the real Africa.

Directed by Lea & Roberto Colombo
Edit by Will Town @ Modern Post
Colour by Joseph Bicknell @ Company 3
Animation by ANA Projects
Sound Mixing by Daniel Lidchi
Creative by Look Studios
Creative Director Brendan Dunne
Styling by Isabella Meija-Bruton
Featuring Babou Gueye, Ibra Samb, Yoro Ciam, Papa Diallo

Shot on Location in Dakar, Senegal

About agogo22

Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
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