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Various offerings at this Festival including:

1st March ‘Talk to Me’ by US women director Kasi Lemmons (Tricycle Theatre)

2nd Mar Beah: A Black Women Speaks highlighting women’s role in the Civil Rights Movement and programme of films by african women directors, My Beautiful Smile about Senegalese gum tatooing as a beauty industry, Al’lèèssi, an African Actress on Niger actress Zalika Souley and Sengalese Women and Islan offering an insight into Muslim women’s lives in Islam and in Sengal and Cousines about “choices” and poverty in Haiti. (ICA)