Director: Johanna Schwartz. UK, 2015, 100 min.
Islamic extremists have banned music in Mali, but its world-famous musicians won't give up without a fight. THEY WILL HAVE TO KILL US FIRST tells the story of Mali«s musicians as they fight for their right to sing. Featuring music from Khaira Arby, Fadimata Disco Walet Oumar, Amkoullel, Moussa Sidi and of course, Psych Fest headliners, SONGHOY BLUES.
This film plays as part of The Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia film season. Find more screenings here: