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LIFE IS WAITING: REFERENDUM AND RESISTANCE IN WESTERN SAHARA
Mon 24 October 2016, 19:30 – 21:30 BST
Set in the Saharawi refugee camps near Tindouf, South West Algeria, Life is Waiting, is a documentary that focuses on ordinary people’s everyday, non-violent resistance through art and creativity. The screening is followed by a discussion with Saharawi cultural activist and filmmaker Brahim Buhaia and Violeta Ruano-Posada, who researches Saharawi musical creativity.
The Festival of Ideas is partnering with the Cambridge African Film Festival (CAFF) to host this event, which includes a Q+A after the screening. CAFF is the longest runnign African Film Festival in the Uk and celebrates its 15th anniversary this year. More details at: Visit www.cambridgeafricanfilmfestival.org.uk