War Witch (Rebelle)

Described as: "Kim Nguyen’s harrowing film tells the story of a 12-year-old Central African girl (Rachel Mwanza) abducted by a rebel army and forced to commit unspeakable acts as a child soldier." See: http://www.metrocinema.org/film_view/3943/ for full details.

The movie starts at 4 pm so let's meet at 3:30 pm. I (Greg) will be in the lobby by or on the couches. I have no flowers or sparkly hats yet so you'll have to look for a tall guy with shaved head and a goatee. Many say they are sure they know me from somewhere. Afterwards we can have a post movie discussion and given the time maybe we can do it over sushi! This is negotiable.

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  • Maria

    Well-made film. I liked that the main character narrated her story in second-person, speaking to her unborn child.

    The film itself is very gory and disturbing, given the content. That such things actually happen is scary and mind-boggling. A story of extreme cruelty and amazing survival.

    February 23, 2013

  • Greg

    Great film as disturbing as it is thought provoking. Why do we as a species commit such horrors?

    1 · February 23, 2013

  • Jennifer and A.

    I'm in the fourth day of a bad cold. I'm going to stay home, drink tea and sleep. Sorry.

    February 23, 2013

    • Greg

      Thanks for letting me know, get well soon!

      February 23, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Wish I could attend. I want to see this movie, but organizing to leave on a trip early Sunday.

    February 23, 2013

  • Maria

    I've wanted to see this one for a while. Thanks for organizing, Greg. See you tomorrow.

    February 22, 2013

  • Craig B.

    Sorry, I booked myself up for other events. Yay, daytimer. Hope to be at your next invite, Greg:)

    February 21, 2013

  • Greg

    Hi everyone, I kind of screwed up. I put in the text to meet at 3:30pm but had the official start time at 4pm. It is now fixed. Please note that we meet at 3:30pm and the film starts at 4pm. Sorry for any confusion caused.

    February 17, 2013

  • Craig B.

    I'm down for this as the bits I saw of it before the End of Time looked really good!

    2 · February 16, 2013

    • Greg

      It'll be great to have you there!

      February 17, 2013

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