In the Shadow of the Sun


Film runs
Thu, Jun 13
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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