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"A deeply felt, humanist tale."
— Boston Phoenix
- Working Films Award, Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
- Gold Plaque, Hugo Television Awards
- Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story Nomination, News and Documentary Emmy Awards
Rain in a Dry Land
by Anne Makepeace
Rain in a Dry Land chronicles a year in the lives of two Somali Bantu families as they leave behind a legacy of slavery in Africa to face new challenges in a new land. This film about time and culture shock also reveals the experiences of recent Muslim immigrants in post-9/11 America.
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