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Northwest Film Center Free Films
Thursday, November 8, 2007 - 7:00pm

What: Northwest Film Center Free Films**
Format: 35mm
When: November 8, 2007
Where: Northwest Film Center, 1219 SW Park Ave (Portland Art Museum)
**Admission: FREE for PSU students, faculty and staff with school ID

Thu Nov 08 7:00 PM Whitsell Auditorium
LUMO
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO/US 2006
Director: BENT-JORGEN PERLMUTT, NELSON WALKER III, LOUIS ABELMAN, LYNN TRUE
Recently engaged to a young man from her village, 20-year-old Lumo
Sinai can't wait to have children and start a family. But when she
crosses paths with marauding soldiers who brutally attack her, she is
left with a fistula?a condition that renders her incontinent and
threatens her ability to give birth. In Swahilli and French with
English subtitles. (72 min)
Film provided courtesy of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival. Mercy
Corps will be in attendance. Sponsored by KBOO.

For more info:
Email: nwfilm@pdx.edu
On the web: www.nwfilm.org
Or call us at: (503)221-1156