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Films By Haile Gerima

BUSH MAMA (Haile Gerima, 1975)
Haile Genma shot Bush Mama in America before returning to his native Ethiopia to make Harvest 3000 Years (Melbourne Festival 1977). In both films he explores a complex social reality and the radical … Read more

HARVEST: 3000 YEARS (Haile Gerima, 1976)
Haile Genma, an Ethiopian-born director, returned to his country to make this film in 1974, just before the fall of Haile Selassie Harvest is a dramatised documentary account of the struggle for surv… Read more

WILMINGTON 10 - USA 10,000 (Haile Gerima, 1978)
During racial disorders in Wilmington, South Carolina, in 1971, a group of black militants, led by Ben Chavis, according to witnesses, had organised armed forays, sniping and firebombings from a chur… Read more

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