Kinshasa Makambo

Date: 

Friday, October 4, 2019, 7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
KinshasaMakamboThe film follows three activists in the Democratic Republich of Congo during a protest of unprecedented scale following president dictator Joseph Kaliba's change to the constitution. Dieudo Hamadi experiences at close range the deadly clashes with police and army, but he is also embedded in the daily lives of these young people who receive regular threats and criticism from their families and must face the doubts and fears of a situation of extreme violence that seems unlikely to end. Hamadi will be present for this screening. Ticket fee: $12, and are available 45 minutes before showtime at the lower level of the Carpenter Center. Cash or check only. For additional information, click here.