GOD LOVES UGANDA

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Showings

Chauncey -Theater 2 Tue, Feb 11 6:00 PM
Series Info
Series:Bijou Film Forum
Film Info
Rating:TV-14
Runtime:83 minutes
Director:Roger Ross WIlliams
Year Released:2013
Production Country:US
Language:English
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ims7_3wud7A

Description

Presented by the Bijou Film Board, and as part of Bijou's Film Forum program.
FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $7.00 for the general public!

"God Loves Uganda approaches this intersection of faith and politics with some fairness and a good deal of outrage." - New York Times

"God Loves Uganda charts the rise in persecution and intolerance in the African nation as America's Christian right takes its anti-gay fight to new territory." - Toronto Star

"One effective sequence after another... carries the alarming sensation of ideological chaos without resorting to technical trickery." - The Dissolve


A powerful exploration of the evangelical campaign to infuse African culture with values imported from America’s Christian Right. The film follows American and Ugandan religious leaders fighting sexual immorality and missionaries trying to convince Ugandans to follow biblical law.


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in or to participate in this program, please contact the Bijou Film Board in advance (@bijoufilm on Facebook or at (319) 335-3041).

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