The African Activist Association will be screening Zeze Gamboa's O Heroi (English: The Hero), a film about the life of average Angolans after the Angolan Civil War.
The film follows the lives of three individuals:
Directed by Zézé Gamboa, O Herói won the 2005 Sundance World Dramatic Cinema Jury Grand Prize.
Cassandra Tesch, an MA student in African Studies at UCLA will follow up the screening with a brief discussion of some of the critical themes the film addresses.
Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Cost: Free and open to the public; parking is available in lot 3 for $8.