As the red carpet in South Africa swirled with stunning outfits and exclamations in the local isiXhosa language used in the film's Wakanda kingdom, so many have expressed pride at seeing an Afrofuturistic society that celebrates traditional cultures and dreams of what the world’s second most populous continent can be.
Everyone is experiencing Black Panther fever—the clothes! the natural hairstyles! These traditional looks were inspired from the Zulu tribe, the Maasai tribe, and the Hima tribe.
A resilient and beautiful culture!