Open Air Cinema: “Lumumba”

Freiluftkino Hasenheide, Berlin, Germany
09 Jul 2015

Open Air Cinema: “Lumumba”

On the occasion of his 90th birthday AfricAvenir? presents “Lumumba” , Raoul Peck’s great film about one of the most important figures of African history of the 20th century which has long been a classic.

Congo 1960. Patrice Lumumba , a young nationalist, is elected the first president in the newly independent state . But barely two months later, Lumumba is abducted with strong support from Europe and the US and gets killed . Now his opponent , Colonel Joseph Mobutu , a puppet of the world powers, is lifted into office .

DR Kongo, 2000,
R Raoul Peck
112 Min., French with german mit dt. UT

July 9th, 9.30pm

Freiluftkino Hasenheide
Im Volkspark Hasenheide
12049 Berlin


With the friendly support of Brot für die Welt/EED, Katholischer Fonds, Aktion Afrika des Auswärtigen Amts.

Media partners: Africiné, Adefra, Zentrum Moderner Orient, Club der Freunde von RFI, Berlin Poche, Humboldt University, Exberliner,, Art Labour Archives, Planète Métis, Contemporary &, Initiative Schwarze Menschen in Deutschland, Terre des Femmes Foundation, Afroheat


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