Desert Flower Premiere in Addis / Premiere von Wüstenblume in Addis Abeba

18 Jun

Tuesday night, all of Addis celebrated Waris Dirie: as a part of the Addis Ababa International Film Festival, which started on Monday, the movie “Desert Flower” celebrated its official Africa premiere.

The audience honoured Waris Dirie with standing ovations after the movie.

“I am so happy to be able to finally show the movie to an African audience”, Waris Dirie said during the event. “It is so important that this movie is shown here!”

Am Dienstag abend feierte ganz Addis Waris Dirie: im Rahmen des Addis Film Festivals, das am Monatg eröffnet wurde, feierte der Film “Wüstenblume” seine offizielle Afrikapremiere.

Waris Dirie wurde von begeisterten Publikum mit Standing Ovations gefeiert.

“Ich bin sehr froh den Film endlich dem afrikanischen Publikum zeigen zu können!” sagte Waris Dirie bei der Veranstaltung. “Es ist so wichtig, dass der Film hier gezeigt wird.”

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