Fans of independent film and foreign affairs should see tonight’s screening of Haile Gerima’s Teza, hosted by WPFW and the European Commission.
Gerima’s film follows Anberber, a displaced Ethopian who studied medicine in Germany with hopes of bringing his skills back home, only return to a country ravaged bythe Marxist dictator Haile Mariam Mengistu.
An interview with Gerima, and venue details, after the jump.
Tonight at 8 p.m. at Avalon Theater, 5612 Connecticut Ave. NW. $30.