Abina and the Important Men

Koret Auditorium @ De Young Museum (50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr)

6PM-8PM – [GET THIS TICKET]

Abina and the Important Men (ani, 60min) by Soumyaa Behrens –

Trevor Getz and Liz Clark’s graphic novel about a young woman who fights for her freedom in the courts of Africa’s gold coast in the late 1800’s comes to life in an animated feature produced by the Documentary Film Institute at San Francisco State University.

The novel won the James Harvey Robinson prize in 2014.