Naija Beta + Herencia de Un Pueblo (New York Premieres)
May 20, 4:30 pm
Director: Arthur Musah
Running Time: 50 min.
Dreaming of shaking up education in Nigeria, a team of Nigerian and Nigerian-American MIT students heads home one summer to teach technology to high-schoolers through a competitive robotics camp in Lagos. As they seek to contribute to a new and better Nigeria, their ideals are tested by reality.
Herencia de un Pueblo
Director: Carmen Roman
Running Time: 12 min.
Set in the vibrant Peruvian town of El Carmen, this film highlights the people, town, and dance legacy of African descendants in Peru.
(Q&A with Carmen Roman and Arthur Musah)