Min Alesh (Changed the Day)

Friday, March 25 at 7:00pm 

In Amharic with English subtitles
by Amleset Muchie (Ethiopia, 2019, 84m)

Set in Merkato, a sprawling, open-air market in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Min Alesh? tells the inspiring story of 21-year-old Selam, whose perseverance transforms her life for the better. Having grown up amid poverty and hardships, Selam is determined to change her and her family’s circumstances through her passion for running. An international race offers her a chance to achieve her dream.

2021 AFI Silver Audience Award winner

Screens after Tab.