Documentary Screenings & Discussion "SLAVERY Routes" 21 &22 October, 6 pm Alliance Française

The slave routes is a documentary co-directed by Daniel Cattier, Juan Gélas and Fanny Glissant with Catherine Coquery-Vidrotich, Professor Emeritus at the University of Paris-Diderot, as historical advisor.

The documentary explores the mechanisms of the slave trade and slavery from the 5th to the 19th century throughout the African continent combining a variety of historical and scientific resources. The scientific points of view enlighten an effective anarrtive, served by a stylish visual presentation that reveals witnesses from different eras.

The "Slave Routes" focuses on the consequences of this history on contemporary societies and is firmy rooted in the present.

Dernière modification : 18/10/2019

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