Film Africa is showcasing the new generation of Ethiopian cinema with “New Narratives: Ethiopia in Transition” strand. They are screening 3 recent releases that highlight the fresh and poetic work of directors from the region. Students of Amharic in London can learn a lot by listening to the Amharic language.
The screenings for Lamb (see blog post below) and Red Leaves will be followed by Q&As with the directors, Yared Zeleke and Bazi Gete, and you can enjoy a hearty serving of Ethiopian food while watching Price of Love!
Tickets are available now. Screenings can sell out, so we recommend you book early!
Sat 31 Oct | 18:00 | Ritzy Brixton
Sun 1 Nov | 15:30 | Hackney Picturehouse
Having emigrated from to Israel and lost his wife, 74-year-old Meseganio tries desperately to hold onto the vestiges of his life back in Ethiopia, and find a way to survive on his own terms. Buy now
Price of Love | LONDON PREMIERE + Love Brewed in an African Pot
Fri 6 Nov | 19:00 | Bernie Grant Arts Centre
A young Addis Ababa taxi driver gets caught up in the dark side of love after he helps a young girl escape her violent ex-pimp in this off-beat romance. Enjoy this film with a hearty serving of Ethiopian food! Buy now.