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BLACK MAMBAS

Lena Karbe
DE FR 2022    52' 81'
⚬ Green ⚬ Human Interest ⚬ Crime & Investigative 

Synopsis

An all-female anti-poaching unit operates in Kruger National Park, in a toxic and highly competitive environment of a male-dominated conservation scene and growing violence against women that rage across Africa.

Credits

Director

Lena Karbe

Producer

Lena Karbe

Co-Producers

Jan Vasak, Ramadan Suleman

Production Company

Karbe Film

Co-Production Companies

Day for Night Productions, Natives at Large

In collaboration with

ZDF/ARTE, Ushuaïa

Cinematography

Mateusz Smolka

Writers

Lena Karbe, Tristan Coloma

Film Details

Runtimes 52' 81'
Spoken Languages English, Tsonga, Sepedi
Production Countries France, Germany

Biography

Born and raised in St Petersburg, Russia, Lena Karbe is a Germany-based filmmaker. Having studied film internationally (École normale supérieure, University of Oxford and University of Television and Film in Munich), she founded her own production company KARBE FILM GmbH with the focus on documentaries for international audiences, based in Munich. Karbe Film documentaries often deal with the topics of immigration and identity. BLACK MAMBAS is her feature film debut as a writer/director.

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