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THE GRAVEDIGGER’S WIFE
Sunday, October 2, 7:30pm
(2021, HD, 82m, Somali w/English subtitles) dir. Khadar Ayderus Ahmed w/Omar Abdi, Yasmine Warsame. Djibouti, Somalia. Guled and Nasra live in Djibouti City with their teenage son, Mahad. They are happy, but Nasra urgently needs an expensive surgery to treat a chronic kidney disease. Guled works hard as a gravedigger to make ends meet, but he’s not sure how they will find the money to keep the family together.
Free, community event and outdoor screening at Moon Palace Books, featuring music by DJ Douala Soul Collective, drinks from Batroun wine, and food from Baba’s hummus.
Food and drinks start at 6:30.
Film screening begins at 7:30.
Co-produced by Mizna, the Trylon, the MSP Film Society, the Blake School, and Soft Cult Studio Collective.