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Film: Chez Jolie Coiffure (African Film Weekend)

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditorium
102 UR Drive
University of Richmond, VA 23173
(804) 287-6316
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Dir. Rosine Mftego Mbakam, Cameroon, 2018, 70 min.

A product of a one-year filming in an African woman’s salon in Belgium, this highly revealing documentary depicts the daily lives of immigrant West African women in “a space they can call their own.”

African Film Weekend

A mix of 10 contemporary full- and short-length films portraying diverse stories of African migration.

The 2019 African Film Weekend is presented by Richmond’s Dr. Kasongo Kapanga and guest curator Dr. MaryEllen Higgins of the State University of Pennsylvania, Greater Allegheny. All films will be screened in Ukrop Auditorium, located in the Robins School of Business - free and open to the public.