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The Wedding Ring at Apollo AFRICA NOW!

April 13, 2:00 pm

Rahmatou Keïta, Niger, 2016, 96min
In Songhay, Zarma, Hausa, Fulani, Bambara, Mooré and French with English subtitles
Saturday, April 13 at 2pm

Join the Apollo Theater and AFF for a free screening of the Nigerien film, The Wedding Ring by Rahmatou Keïta during the annual AFRICA NOW! Festival.

Recently returned to her home in the sultanate of Damagaran (Niger) after completing her degree abroad, a young aristocratic woman suffering from the pain of a lost love finds renewal while awaiting the mystical promise of a new moon.

About Africa Now!: Africa’s influence has exploded, revolutionizing not only music but driving trends across all facets of culture. This season, the Africa Now! Festival expands to celebrate this growing prominence by presenting contemporary musicians alongside cultural innovators transforming television, podcasts and film.


Apollo Theater

253 W 125th St
New York, NY 10027 United States