In the Shadow of the Sun

Showtimes

Film runs Thu, Jun 13 through Sun, Jun 23.

In the Shadow of the Sun
Harry Freeland, 2012
UK/Tanzania | English and Swahili with English subtitles | 84 minutes

U.S. premiere! Q&A with filmmaker!

Filmed over six years, In the Shadow of the Sun tells the story of two men with albinism in Tanzania pursuing their dreams in the face of virulent prejudice. Through his intimate portrait of these two men, filmmaker Harry Freeland reveals a story of deep-rooted superstition, heartfelt suffering, and incredible strength. 

Series: Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2013

Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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