The Eye of Rre Mutwa

The Afrocyborg Collective

This virtual reality short film is an Afrofuturist exploration of African cyborg identities, inspired by the mythical beings in Credo Mutwa’s writing. In this film, the viewer is teleported into the centre of The All Seeing Eye, which sees through space and time, transporting Albert Ibokwe Khoza and Patricia Boyer through history to unravel a rebirth of sight.

‘The Eye is Blind That Cannot See’ – An Afrocyborg homage to Credo Vusamazulu Mutwa (1921-2020)

  • Genre: Film
  • Format:
  • Duration: 15mins
  • Language: English, isiZulu
  • Ages: 13+
  • Available From: June 27, 2020

PRODUCTION CREDITS

Albert Ibokwe Khoza as Credo Mutwa
Patricia Boyers as herself

Written and directed:  Shmerah Passchier
Production design: Andiswa Bokweni
VR cinematography: Devan Lowery, Skhumbuzo Dlomo and Shmerah Passchier
Editing and visual effects:  Skhumbuzo Dlomo