Africa Now March 12, 2014 Film Difret Tackles Bride Abductions; New African Films

Topics: Difret—a Film That Tackles the Tradition of Bride Abductions; New African Films Come to DC Metropolitan Area; and Women’s History Month Profile of Yaa Asantewaa.

Guests: Mr. Zeresenay Mehari, director of the film Difret; and Dr. Mehret Mandefro, Producer of Difret and President of Truth Aid; and Ms. Kishere Mbuya, CEO of afrikafe.

Originally broadcast on WPFW 89.3FM, Washington, DC.  Tune into Africa Now! live on WPFW 89.3 FM in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area or visit www.wpfwfm.org on Wednesdays from 1:00 to 2:00PM (Eastern).