|Sun 24th May||7.45pm|
|Mon 25th May||7.45pm|
Dir: Philippe Falardeau | Kenya | India | USA | 2014 | 110 mins
Cast | Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, Corey Stoll
Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon (Wild) stars in this deeply inspiring drama by director Philippe Falardeau (Monsieur Lazhar) based on a true story. After their parents are killed by Northern militia, Sudanese orphans Theo, his siblings and other survivors make a difficult journey to a refugee camp in Kenya. Thirteen years later, they are allowed into the U.S. They are met in Kansas by Carrie (Witherspoon), who has been charged only with finding them jobs; but, seeing how adrift they are, begins to help them rebuild their shattered lives. Witherspoon stars alongside stars alongside Sudanese actors Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, and newcomer Nyakuoth Weil, many of whom were also children of war.
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