PBS NewsHour

In 'Lamb,' a universal tale in a rarely seen country

Clip: 02/25/2016 | 4m 16s

Ethiopian film "Lamb" from director Yared Zeleke, which follows a half-Jewish boy sent to live with relatives in the country's southern mountains, is the first film from Ethiopia to ever be selected for the Cannes Film Festival and was the country's entry for the Academy Awards. Now, the film is making its way to festivals in the U.S. NewsHour's Megan Thompson reports.

Aired: 02/25/16

Rating: NR

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