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    We are all Rwandans / Catalog Record Only

    The 1997 true story of the Nyange school students in Rwanda, attacked by rebels in the aftermath of the 1994 genocide. Their refusal to separate themselves cost some of them everything, but gave hope to a nation.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Intambara yo kurwanya ubukene / Catalog Record Only

    In a country where almost 50% are illiterate the majority of Rwandans continue to live under the poverty line in-spite of the very good weather and natural beauty. Research has assessed what went wrong and tries to find a way out. In this documentary, we see the participation of ordinary citizens in Rwanda and abroad as well as experts as they try to tackle ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Ikigeragezo cy'ubuzima / Catalog Record Only

    This is the story of Paul, a survivor of the genocide in Rwanda. He gets a good job and all is going well for him. However, his friend, Ngenzi, is jealous of his success and he begins to plot Paul's downfall. Paul is disturbed that despite the fact that Ngenzi is his friend and even saved his life during the genocide, Ngenzi seems to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Rhythms of thousand hills / Catalog Record Only

    This DVD holds a variety of dances, sequences of drumbeats and songs all played by the Rwandan National Ballet, which, for a long time now, is known for its breathtaking showcases all across the world during international folkloric concerts and competitions. The list includes a variety of dancing styles amongst which many were performed during the closing ceremony of the Pan-African Dance Festival (FESPAD) ...

    • Contributor: Institute of National Museums of Rwanda - Rwandan National Ballet
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    A love letter to my country / Catalog Record Only

    A story, set in the present time, about the burgeoning love affair between Marta, 21, a Tutsi who lost her family during the genocide, and Rukundo, 27, a Hutu with family members serving jail sentences for participating in the genocide.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    La vie est plus forte que la mort / Catalog Record Only

    On the role of women in peace and development in reconstruction of Rwanda after the genocide.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    Scars of my days / Catalog Record Only

    Two villagers come into town and face two different destinies. One becomes the driver of a wealthy woman. He ends up becoming a gigolo and catches AIDS. The other villager becomes a wise and prosperous businessman.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Chansons et danses du Rwanda. Catalog Record Only

    Rwandese songs and dances.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 199?
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    Murengezi wa twese / Catalog Record Only

    IRDP's research process has engaged debate on issues in the judiciary and rights. Some malpractices that have been common in Rwandan society are analyzed from a historical, cultural, and political perspective. The arbitrariness of leaders is raised throughout this film as participants attempt to identify possible solutions.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Kezalella / Catalog Record Only

    Keza lives with a cruel stepmother and two stepsisters and longs for a better life. After a visit from a fairy godmother, she attends Intore's casting for dancers and falls in love. She rushes back home leaving Intore with the task of finding who fits the shoe left behind.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Through my eyes / Catalog Record Only

    This film follows the youth of Rwanda today, who use the arts to help move the country forward ten years after the genocide. By expressing themselves through dance, poetry, music, and painting, the teens, many of whom lost parents and family members during the conflict, are able to deal with the emotional and physical trauma they endured.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Sigaho, Mr. DJ! / Catalog Record Only

    This is the story of a girl who is HIV+ who is rejected by a popular disc jockey when he finds out her status. Despite her family support, the girl faces stigmatization because of her health status.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Humura Ntibi Zongrra Catalog Record Only

    "April 2006" Summary from Source used: videodisc container.

    • Contributor: Senderii, Nzaramba Eric
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    The graduation day / Catalog Record Only

    Saga is cunningly introduced to drugs during his graduation party. He ends up addicted to drugs and loses all that he ever worked for except his life.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Nuko u Rwanda rukorwa mu nda-- / Catalog Record Only

    In this film, participants try to define the word "genocide" and distinguish it from "massacre". They also discuss the importance of commemorating the genocide that took place in 1994. Questions of whether Hutus are truly repentant and whether they feel the loss during commemoration are discussed. This film reveals a wounded nation that is trying to come to terms with the consequences of genocide.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Rwanda again / Catalog Record Only

    This film tells stories of Rwandans today, specifically focussing on those who live and work in locations where significant genocidal atrocities were perpetrated.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
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    Sometimes in April / Catalog Record Only

    PA0001272626 U.S. Copyright Office Idris Elba, Carole Karemera, Pamela Nomvete. In Kinyarwanda and English with some English subtitles. Sources used: video container; Copyright catalog online; Copyright data sheet.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Imiyoborere ibereye u Rwanda / Catalog Record Only

    While conducting research on democracy, IRDP gave people an opportunity to debate issues that had remained taboo for decades. This film takes the viewer inside a world where culture, ethnicity, leadership and governance tend to be intertwined. This is an issue that participants attempt to unravel in an open and participatory manner.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Gutunganya imyumbati = Transformation du manioc / Catalog Record Only

    Shows the many forms into which cassava can be converted, the simple tools and techniques used for these conversions, as well as the various ways by which cassava can be prepared for consumption. The video is aimed at farmers, housewives and researchers.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Veneranda : interventions et témoignages / Catalog Record Only

    On the work of Veneranda Nzambazamariya who was one of the founding members and coordinator of Réseau des femmes oeuvrant pour le développement rural from 1992 to 30 January 2000 when she died in the Kenya Airways crash in Ivory Coast. The work is in two parts. The first part shows her activities in women affairs and the second part is a prayer vigil ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
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    Ikigeragezo cy'ubuzima 2 / Catalog Record Only

    Paul and his family return to Rwanda from Australia for a holiday. While on his visit, Paul goes to visit Ngenzi and Perusi, the two who had plotted to destroy him. He even advises them on how to appeal their case. When they are released, Paul discovers that Ngenzi has not changed at all and is still intent on destroying Paul and his family.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    The new moon / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary on Girls Impact which is one of the specialized ministries working under the parent organization Women Foundation Ministries. It features information on the ministry and testimonies from girls who have benefited from the ministry.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Inkundirwakurusha / Catalog Record Only

    Rwandese traditional songs and dances.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Ubutware ni umutwaro / Catalog Record Only

    In this film, the Rwandese people question mechanisms of accessing power as well as its management.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Niy'urukundo / Catalog Record Only

    Music videos with songs on various themes.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010