Keyword: Rwanda

Barefoot Artist

The Barefoot Artist (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
This documentary traces Lily Yeh's evolution as an artist - from her first exposure to Chinese landscape painting as a young girl in China to the hauntingly beautiful memorial she designed to honor the victims of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. It shows her methodology for community building - using art as the foundation - which she has developed over many years as she has worked in impoverished...
Dir: Daniel Traub
With: N/A
Rescuers

The Rescuers (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
This documentary uncovers the largely unknown stories of 13 heroic and courageous diplomats who, at tremendous personal cost, saved tens of thousands of Jews during World War II. It follows Stephanie Nyombayire, a young Rwandan anti-genocide activist who lost 100 members of her family in the Rwandan Genocide of the 1990s, and renowned 20th century and Holocaust historian Sir Martin Gilbert as they...