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African Film Festival: Moolaadé at MFAH

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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston showcases contemporary African films, including recent features and documentaries, at the African Film Festival. The festival opens June 4 and runs through June 27.

The late director Ousmane Sembene's Moolaadé, tells the story of a village tribesman's wife who courageously protects four young girls fleeing the African ceremony of female circumcision. The film deals with issues of gender, power, custom and change.

A complete schedule of African Film Festival events can be seen here.

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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
http://www.mfah.org/films.asp?par1=1&par2=673&par3=1249&par4=1&par5=1&par6=1&par7=&lgc=6&eid=&currentPage=

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Tickets are $7
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