Foreign Film Series: “Black Africa White Marble”

Posted on 2/20/2013 1:27:37 PM

Black Africa White Marble posterBlack Africa White Marble, part of the Foreign Film and Music Series, sponsored by the Office of International Education, will be shown on Sunday, February 24, 2013, in McVitty Auditorium, Sprowls Hall, at 5:30 and 8:00 p.m., with Sean Howard performing before the film. All showings are free.


Sunday, February 24, 2013


Republic of the Congo




Using an innovative blend of animation, archival material, and original documentary footage, Black Africa White Marble traces Pietro Savorgnan di Brazza’s incredible original journey in 1875 through the Congo, but the focus is a present-day David-and-Goliath story centered on Brazza’s common European and African descendants.

Musical Guest:

Sean Howard

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