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Haile Gerima


Halie Gerima arrived in the United States from his native Gondar, Ethiopia, to study acting and directing at the Goodman Theater in Chicago, Illinois. He later transferred to the Theater Department at UCLA where he completed the Master's Program in Film. Afterward, he relocated to Washington, DC, to teach at Howard University's Department of Radio... See full bio »

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Known For

Teza
Teza Director
(2008)
Sankofa
Sankofa Director
(1993)
Ashes and Embers
Ashes and Embers Director
(1982)
Harvest: 3,000 Years
(1976)

Filmography

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 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary)
 2008 Teza
 1999 Adwa
 1993 Sankofa
 1985 After Winter: Sterling Brown (Documentary)
 1979 Wilmington 10 -- U.S.A. 10,000 (Documentary)
 1979 Bush Mama
 1973 Child of Resistance (Short)
 1971 Hour Glass (Short)
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Runs the Mypheduh Films, Inc. and Sankofa Video & Bookstore

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His father was a director of a theater group, of which young Haile was a member, in Ethiopia; and his mother was a schoolteacher. See more »

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