SGS Summer Film Festival: A Season in France

Sponsored by Center for African Studies


Wednesday, August 22, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
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Geology Corner, Bldg 320, Room 105
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Directed by Mahamat Saleh Haroun (France, 2017)

Q&A with Rebecca Wall, Department of History, Stanford University

Abbas has fled the war-torn Central African Republic with his two children to live in France, where he awaits political asylum. A French woman falls in love with him. When Abbas’ application is rejected, they face a crucial decision. View trailer.

This film is part of the annual Stanford Global Studies Summer Film Festival running most Wednesdays from June 13 to September 12. This year's festival features 10 films from around the world that focus on the theme “Friends & Family: Tales from Near and Far.” For more information on this year's festival, please visit the SGS Summer 2018 Film Festival Line-up

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