Fela Kuti on Broadway

Finding Fela , a  documentary movie by Academy Award Winner, Alex Gibney is here: The Film tells the story of  Nigerian Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s life, his music, his social and political importance.

The late Fela created a new musical movement,  known as Afrobeat, using that forum to express his revolutionary political opinions against the dictatorial Nigerian government of the 1970s and 1980s. His influence helped bring a change towards democracy in Nigeria and promoted Pan Africanist politics to the world. Below is the schedule to the fi