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Robbins Library Films


Alexandra Sicotte-Levesque, Director | Canada/Sudan | 2013 | Doc

The meeting of the Blue and White Nile in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, is referred to as ‘the longest kiss in history’. As the Arab Spring was in full bloom, Sudan, straddled between the Middle East and Africa, and was about to split in two. Facing conflicting identities, the youth in north Sudan are faced with a stale leadership while others in South Sudan hope to start over. Focusing on the stories of six people searching for a place to call ‘home’ ahead of the south’s secession, director Alexandra Sicotte-Levesque paints an intimate and detailed portrait of the country’s complex fragmentation

Earlier Event: September 16
The Rose Kennedy Greenway Program
Later Event: October 14
KICK-OFF on The Rose Kennedy Greenway