Shot @ 17.00hrs in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, May 2009.
The oneminute video is made for Addis Abeba.

PIEK! (Selby Gildemacher and Sander Leemans) organized video workshops around theme City One Minutes with local artists in Addis Abeba (with Music Mayday), Bangalore (with Zack Denfeld @ CKS Bangalore) and Rangoon.
Unfortunatly PIEK! didn’t manage to organize a workshop in Asmara.
All video’s of Asmara are shot and edited by PIEK!

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