RETURN TO GOREE Followed by closing Reception Screening sponsored by the Embassy of Switzerland in the United States of America
A musical road movie, Return to Gorée follows Senegalese singer Youssou N'Dour's historical journey tracing the trail left by slaves and the jazz music they created. Youssou N'Dour is performing the last concert in Gorée, the island that today symbolizes the slave trade and its victims. Directed by Pierre-Yves Borgeaud, 2006, 108 min, Senegal/Switzerland/Luxembourg, Musical Documentary, English with French and English subtitles
View film details and trailer here: http://nyadiff.org/adiff-washington-dc-2013
Tickets and passes will be held in your name at Goethe Institute for pick up on the first of the program.
The Goethe Institute (View)
812 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20001-3718