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Guest Host: Michael Schaffer
Each year the African Diaspora International Film Festival brings films and directors from around the world to the District. This year’s festival features a film from the burgeoning Ethiopian movie industry and a documentary about President Obama’s mother, Stanley Ann Dunham. We speak with the festival’s director and two filmmakers.
- Reinaldo Barroso-Spech Co-Founder and Director, African Diaspora International Film Festival
- Kiara Jones Writer, Producer and Director,"Christmas Wedding Baby"
- Vivian Norris Director, "Obama Mama"
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