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The French & Francophone Film Series presents: Camp de Thiaroye

Posted To Date: 
Mon, 04/14/2014
Announcement Audience: 
Open to the General Public
Description: 
During WW II, Sub-Saharan soldiers fight to free France, the colonizer, from German occupation. After the war, they are detained in Camp de Thiaroye (Senegal). The soldiers begin to wonder if their sacrifice was worth it while their French officers regard these trained combatants as dangerous men. The inevitable confrontation ends in a tragedy.
Event Date/Time: 
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
Harned Hall 231
Dept/Organization: 
Languages & Literature; Foreign Languages; Asanbe Diversity Symposium
Contact Person: 
christophe Konkobo
Phone: 
221-7596
Email: 
konkoboc@apsu.edu