Documentary: My Neighbor, My Killer

Date: 04.01.2014

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Pauling Hall 216

my neighborSix genocides -- six college commemorative film presentations as part of April 2014 Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month.

Soka University opens the series with a look at Rwanda.  5 pm: Reception   6 pm: Film

my neighborMy Neighbor, My Killer is a documentary film directed by Anne Aghion that focuses on the process of the Gacaca courts, a citizen-based justice system that was put into place in Rwanda after the 1994 genocide. Filmed over ten years, it makes us reflect on how people can live together after such a traumatic experience.


Speakers:  Tomas Crowder-Taraborrelli, Michelle Hobby-Mears, Delly Nzella, Edith Umugiraneza, Kristi Wilson


Camp Darfur a traveling, awareness-raising six-tent refugee camp exhibit, (one for each genocide being commemorated in April), will be on campus outside the Soka Bistro on the Campus Green area beginning at noon. Community booths from our partnering organizations will be featured at the reception.

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