City Paper is not for tourists
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.