The Africa Initiative and the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs present a screening of "Estas São As Armas," a 1979 film directed by Murilo Salles. The film focuses on Mozambique's fight for independence from Portuguese rule. Detailing recent challenges, the hour-long film illustrates colonial rule's effect on illiteracy, disease, poverty, and underdevelopment within the East African country. The event begins at 7 p.m. in the Watson Institute, Joukowsky Forum, 111 Thayer St.
Film screening: "Estas São As Armas"
When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:00pm