Photography Exhibition & Screening of a Documentary.

Life in the Leaves 
by Philip Shirk


The exhibit is a result of time spent in Usambara
Mountains researching the population of chameleons
that are collected for the international pet trade.

Opening Tues 7 June 6.30pm
Alliance Exhibition Hall, FREE!

Open till 8 June
10am – 8pm

Sponsored by American People through the
Fulbright Program in Tanzania


Screening of Documentary by 
Pierre Fatumbi Verger: Messenger Between 2 Worlds
Directed by: Lula Buarque de Hollanda
122 min / English subtitles

Documentary about French-born Pierre Verger, who lived between Bahia (Brazil) and Africa from 1946 until his death in 1996, and dedicated himself to photograph and research the Candomblé rites, becoming himself deeply involved with the religious communities. This film includes his very last interview to Brazilian composer Gilberto Gil, one day before Verger's death at 93

Alliance Upstairs
Thur 9 June 2011, 7pm, Free!