1920 Dexter Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
December 27/29 Hyvästi Afrikka (Leaving Africa), 2015, 85 minutes, K-7 (Adults and teens)
In this heartfelt documentary by Iiris Härmä, a Finnish aid worker in Uganda and her native friend and cohort part after years of joint efforts on behalf of local women’s rights. When their work challenges traditional norms about male-female relationships, ugly rumors are directed at them, threatening the progress they have made together.
Note: Films are at 7:30 p.m. on the first date and 2:00 p.m. on the second at the Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Avenue North, Seattle.