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Burkinabè Rising: The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso

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Burkinabè Rising: The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso

Film
Thursday, September 13
7 pm
Union South | The Marquee
Cost: Free
Documentary capturing the recent political upheaval and cultural resurgence in Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso/USA/Bulgaria | 72 min | NR | Blu-Ray | Dir. Iara Lee

Director Iara Lee presents a new documentary film about creative, nonviolent resistance in Burkina Faso, a small landlocked country in West Africa. Her journey panoramically captures this vibrant community of individual artists and engaged citizens working together to achieve political change. In the name of resistance, it is an inspirationnot only to Africa, but also to the rest of the world.


Burkina Faso/USA/Bulgaria | 72 min | NR | Blu-Ray | Dir. Iara Lee

Director Iara Lee presents a new documentary film about creative, nonviolent resistance in Burkina Faso, a small landlocked country in West Africa. Her journey panoramically captures this vibrant community of individual artists and engaged citizens working together to achieve political change. In the name of resistance, it is an inspirationnot only to Africa, but also to the rest of the world.


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