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Synopsis:

Monday September 13th 2010, 7:30PM

TEZA (2008, Ethiopia/Germany/France)
Directed by Haile Gerima

A young, idealistic Ethiopian doctor returns to his homeland after studying in Germany to find his country roiled by political turmoil and the solace and cultural inheritance of memory no longer assured. With the command of a true master, Haile Gerima crafts a thoughtful and beautiful reflection on the displacement of African intellectuals, both at home and abroad. 35mm, 140 min.

In person: Haile Gerima.



 

Genre:

Documentary