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by Prince Of Petworth December 10, 2012 at 5:00 pm 0

BloomScreen and TransAfrica Present: ‘Place of Peace’ and ‘Once We Were Hunters’ (film+discussion):

3222 11th Street, NW
Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
7:00pm – 9:00pm |

Join BloomBars and TransAfrica as we present a collection of short films by Namibian filmmaker, Vickson Hangula.

Place of Peace A film about missing people who, after a while, come back with a new vision of themselves and the world. Place of Peace takes the viewer to a mystic Namibia that can be for some a “place of peace.” (Directed by Vickson Hangula, 2012, 32 min, Drama, English).

Once We Were Hunters Hunting was essential for the survival of the Ju/hoansi Tribe. Director Vickson Hangula gives a voice to a member of this tribe so they can talk about the changes in their lives as modernization influences their traditions. (Directed by Vickson Hangula, 2011, 48 min, Docu-drama, English and Ju, with English subtitles).

After our film, we will have Q&A discussion with Namibian filmmaker Vickson Hangula.

RSVP here.
Trailer/excerpt here.

$10 suggested donation to support both TransAfrica and BloomBars. Free popcorn and refreshments will be available to enhance your movie-watching experience.

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