Congo’s Independence


June 30th 2020 — The Democratic Republic of Congo celebrates the 60 years of its independence from Belgium.

Through the use of photography, video, interviews and sound recordings, Cédric Gerbehaye provides a glimpse of today’s DR Congo. Its diversity, paradoxes, tensions and vitality.

This multidisciplinary work explores the conflicts in the eastern regions, the mining sector of Katanga, Pentecostal churches and Kinshasa’s popular culture.

Watch the video on Vimeo