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SCREENING: Kinshasa Makambo at the Schomburg Center

Christian, Ben and Jean-Marie are fighting for political change of power and free elections in their country, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. But the incumbent President refuses to relinquish power. How can the course of events be changed? Must they join forces with the historical opposition leader and his powerful party? Is dialogue still possible or must they resign themselves to a popular uprising and the risk of a blood bath?


WHEN: Thu, Nov 30th, 1:00 PM

WHERE:  Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

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Screening: Minga and the Broken Spoon

Watch this animated film at the Magic Johnson Theatre this November! 

Minga is an orphaned girl living with her stepmother Mami Kaba and her stepsister Abena. One day, when she was washing dishes in the river, she accidentally broke a spoon. A furious Mami Kaba then chased her away from the house, asking her to find the only identical spoon hidden by her late mother. A adventurous journey then begins for Minga in the forest.

Directed by Claye Edou, 80 minutes, Cameroon, Animation, English

WHERE: Magic Johnson Harlem

WHEN: Wed, Nov 29th, 11:00 AM



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