ADIFF DC: NJINGA, QUEEN OF ANGOLA
Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 @ 6:20 PM
In the 17th century, a warrior woman fights for the independence of Angola. After witnessing the murder of her son and watching her people being humiliated by Portuguese colonizers, Njinga will become a Queen and struggle for the liberation of her people embodying the motto: those who stay fight to win.
This epic drama is based on the real life story of Queen Anna Njinga (c. 1583 1663), also known as Ana de Sousa Njinga Mbande, queen of the Ndongo and Matamba Kingdoms of the Mbundu people in Angola. Directed by Sergio Graciano, 2013, 109 min, Angola, Biography, Portuguese with English subt.
Goethe Institut (View)
812 Seventh Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
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