Event: An Evening with Rwanda – Free Film Event 4/23

main-imageAn Evening with Rwanda: “Finding Hillywood” Film Screening & More
Presented by the Value Sensitive Design Research Lab and FIUTS
Wednesday, April 23, 6:30-9:00PM
Ethnic Cultural Center Theater (3940 Brooklyn Ave NE)
Admission: Free

Join us for an inspiring and informative film event and discussion to explore Rwanda’s history of transitional justice and healing since the 1994 genocide.

The program includes:

  • Transitional Justice in Rwanda: A short film by Rwandan youth about transitional justice in Rwanda, and a few video clips from interviews with personnel (e.g., judges, prosecutors) from the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. (www.tribunalvoices.org)
  • Finding Hillywood: A one-hour feature documentary about the beginning of Rwandaʼs film industry, and a real life example of how art heals. Learn more and watch the trailer: http://findinghillywood.com/
  • Discussion: A conversation with Leah Warshawski, Director of Finding Hillywood

More information: www.fiuts.org/events/calendar Join the event on Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/550340415083736/

Co-sponsored by:
African Studies Program
Center for Global Studies
Center for Human Rights
Information School
School of Law
Value Sensitive Design Research Lab

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