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Presented with the Karuna Center for Peacebuilding. Q&A with Joseph Sebarenzi, Karuna Board Member, former Speaker of the Rwandan Parliament and author of the acclaimed memoir, "God Sleeps in Rwanda." Live Music Intro with the Five College West African Drumming Ensemble!
Ingoma Nshya is Rwanda's first and only women's drumming troupe. Made up of women from both sides of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, the troupe offers a place of support, healing and reconciliation. When the group decides to partner with the two American entrepreneurs behind Brooklyn's Blue Marble Ice Cream to open Rwanda's first-ever ice cream shop, these remarkable women embark on a journey of independence, peace and possibility.
Sweet Dreams interweaves intimate, heart-wrenching stories with joyous and powerful music to present a moving portrait of a country in transition.
Directors Lisa and Rob Fruchtman. 88 mins, NR