Fort Huachuca’s Training and Doctrine Command announces its fifth annual “Cinema Africa” Film Festival to be held at various locations from Thursday – March 5. All events are free and open to the general public.
On Thursday, 6 – 8 p.m., see the 1987 production of “La Vie est Belle,” “Life is Rosy,” directed by Mweze Ngangura; Congo, Belgium. It will take place in the Mona Bishop Room, Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma. St.
On Feb. 25, 6 – 8 p.m., see the 2004 production of “Moolaadé,” directed by Ousmane Sembène of Senegal, France. It will take place in the University of Arizona Sierra Vista, Public Meeting Room, North Columbo Avenue.
On Feb. 28, see a Cinema Africa short film, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., at Cochise College, Sierra Vista, Room 702, 901 N. Columbo Ave., Sierra Vista.
On March 2, 2 – 4 p.m., enjoy “The Daughter of Keltoum,” at the Wolslager Training Center, Boys and Girls Scout Club, Bisbee.
On March 5, 5 – 7 p.m., participate in the Village of Nations Culture Celebration Cinema Africa Finale, Mona Bishop Room, Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St. It will include a film, fashion show, Ethiopian coffee ceremony and taste of Africa food sampling.
For more information, contact 538.1166.