2006. USA/Germany. Dir: Edward Zwick. With Djimon Hounsou, Leonardo DiCaprio. 143 min.
This work of intense, gripping entertainment opens up the human drama at the heart of a tragic real-life struggle: the intricate link between Africa’s diamond trade and the funding of its violent unrest, set here amidst the brutal atrocities of the Sierra Leone Civil War. Co-sponsored by WesAmnesty, who will present information about this issue.
Place: Goldsmith Family Cinema