Category archives: Africa

  • Circus Without Borders

  • Sunday A.A.A.C.C. (Buriel Clay Theater) 1pm Circus Without Borders (70m, U S A)  dir. by Susan Gray CIRCUS WITHOUT BORDERS is an enlightening tale of two circus troupes from opposite ends of the globe who converge to realize a common dream. Using circus arts as a means of self-expression and cultural exchange, the two circuses -- Artcirq in the Canadian Arctic and Kalabante in West Afr[...]
  • The Road We Travel

  • Saturday A.A.A.C.C. (Buriel Clay Theater) 12pm The Road We Travel by Alexandra Nicolaides After arriving in Uganda without any money, a downtrodden photographer befriends a local taxi driver who offers him a place to stay, forcing him to embrace a culture very different to his own.   Director: Aidan Belizaire Aidan is a musically trained film and TV director[...]
  • Moses

  • Saturday. 2nd Act. 1pm by Uzoma Okoro Author of the acclaimed novel, “The Cocaine Saints,” (www.thecocainesaints. com) Uzoma Okoro, has his own origins in Nigeria where many of his family lived through the horrors of the Nigerian Civil War, a war so awful and merciless, it could only be classified as genocidal. During this war—a war his father fought in as a teenage boy—every safety an[...]