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Dimanche au DIA

Dimanche au DIA

January 29

You are invited to meet up with other AFGP members in the Kresge Court inside the DIA at 1:00 pm. Enjoy a libation and/or some food (purchase your own) and a friendly gathering. We will then head to the Film Theater and view a French film, starting at 2:00 pm. 

You are strongly encouraged to purchase movie tickets online early, in order to guarantee a seat. 

Saint Omer 

France/2022—directed by Alice Diop | 122 minutes

Rama (Kayije Kagame), a successful Parisian journalist, has come to the small French town of Saint Omer to attend the trial of a young Senegalese woman charged with killing her baby daughter. Although she admits to the act, Laurence (Guslagie Malanda) cannot or will not describe her motivation, claiming it was out of her control and adding, “I don’t know. I hope this trial can help me understand.”

The complex mysteries at the heart of this absorbing, wholly original take on both the courtroom drama and the African immigrant experience unfold like a Russian nesting doll. Is the accused a liar, a victim, a sorceress, or all of the above?  

For more information and to purchase tickets:

https://dia.org/events/saint-omer

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Date:
January 29
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1:00 pm
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Detroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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