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Death Metal & Pagan Warfare

Chris checks out axe-fighting, fire-breathing and viking football at Lithuania's Kilkim Zaibu festival, celebrating death metal and the cult of dark arts.

Chris checks out axe-fighting, fire-breathing and viking football at Lithuania's Kilkim Zaibu festival. With the festival celebrating Pagan warfare and the cult of dark arts, Chris initially struggles to enjoy it and has a bloody nightmare interviewing black metal legends Archgoat.

But his festival friends Dani and Simon are fired up to show him a good time, despite the relentless rain as heavy as the music. From entering the fight circle with real weapons to a ferocious circle pit, Chris headbangs until he becomes a metalhead.

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21 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Series Producer/Director Ben Lowe
Production Manager Jenny James
Camera Operator Jack Lowe
Sound Recordist Ignas Mateike
Executive Producer Sam White