Maciene: Beyond the Dream film screening and discussion at Bloombars

To celebrate 2011 as the International Year for People of African Descent, BloomBars and TransAfrica present…

Maciene: Beyond the Dream by Isabel Noronha

Tuesday, November 15, 2011, 7:00PM

Venue: BloomBars – 3222 11th Street NW (Columbia Heights Metro), Washington, DC 20010

Maciene: Beyond the Dream tells a story of an ancient legend from Gaza province, in Mozambique, where the world of the ancestors has constant interplay with modern life, making Maciene “the place where God found Serenity.”  (Portuguese w/ English subtitles).

After our screening, we will be led in our discussion by filmmaker Isabel Noronha and her husband, fellow filmmaker, Camilo de Sousa, who are visiting from Mozambique.

Film presented by TransAfrica – the oldest and largest African American human rights and social justice advocacy organization promoting diversity and equity in the foreign policy arena and justice for the African World.

RSVP:  tinyurl.com/maciene-rsvp

Suggested $10 donation. Free popcorn and refreshments provided. Proceeds will benefit both TransAfrica and BloomBars.  Your support of TransAfrica will help give voice to millions of people in Africa and throughout the Diaspora.  Gifts to BloomBars helps support our programs and work in the community.