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May 29, 1995 | KRISTINE McKENNA, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima's "Sankofa," the story of a black woman who is transported through time to experience the horrors of slavery, is opening to rave reviews. Times reviewer Kevin Thomas hails the film, which opened May 12 at the United Artists Del Amo in Torrance and the United Artists Cinema in Marina del Rey, as "a powerful indictment of slavery that summons up ancient African beliefs."
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May 29, 1995 | KRISTINE McKENNA, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima's "Sankofa," the story of a black woman who is transported through time to experience the horrors of slavery, is opening to rave reviews. Times reviewer Kevin Thomas hails the film, which opened May 12 at the United Artists Del Amo in Torrance and the United Artists Cinema in Marina del Rey, as "a powerful indictment of slavery that summons up ancient African beliefs."
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