Drama. Official selection of 2019 TIFF. Based on the novel, the story follows a group of girls at a prestigious Catholic boarding school whose lives are about to change forever with the rising racial tensions in Rwanda. English subtitles.

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Next scheduled broadcast Apr, 26 2021 11:32 pm
Rwanda, 1973. In the prestigious Catholic boarding school for girls, Notre-Dame du Nil, young Rwandans study to become the country's elite. But beneath the surface calm, racial hatred is growing. Harassment of the Tutsis is commonplace. At the high school, the teenagers are about to see their lives change forever. Directed by: Atiq Rahimi (France/Belgium, 2018) Based on the novel by Scholastique Mukasonga. Cast: Santa Amanda Mugabekazi (Virginia), Albina Sydney Kirenga (Gloriosa), Angel Uwamahoro (Immaculée), Clariella Bizimana (Veronica), Belinda Rubango Simbi (Modesta), Pascal Greggory (Fontenaille), Carole Trévoux (la mère supérieure) Genre: drama Awards : Crystal Bear (2020 Berlinale), official selection (2019 TIFF Toronto)
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