The topic was inspired by Adam Hochschild’s remarkable book “King Léopold’s Ghost”. There have been several books written on this subject… Namely Belgium’s “Horror” legacy, which it has never seriously confronted (as indeed neither have other nations). Of course, J. Conrad’s “Heart of Darkness” comes to mind.
More recently Ben Affleck is making a film about the “Congo under Léopold” based on Adam Hochchild’s book…A trailer is available.
Our videos are conceived as meditations (slow) on “Man’s inhumanity to man”. Certain groups assuming themselves to be superior to others! Racism at its worst.
On the video at the bottom of this page, the soundtrack is Beethoven’s 9th symphony …in a way the “Hymn” for the E U.