Black History Month
Restituer ? L'Afrique en quête de ses chefs d'œuvres
In-Person Event at the Cinéma l'Arlequin
February 9, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. (Paris)
This documentary film by Nora Philippe tells the story of colonial looting, Europe's appropriation of African works of art, the efforts from Africa to retrieve these lost works, and of European museums' refusal to let them go. Co-produced by Cinétévé and ARTE (83 min., 2021).
The screening will take place at the Arlequin cinema (76, rue de Rennes, Paris 6e) and will be followed by a conversation in English between Nora Philippe and Dr. Felicity Bodenstein.
This event is co-organized by Columbia Global Centers | Paris, Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination, Lost in Frenchlation, and l'Arlequin.