Dorchester Film Society
Showing The Best Of World Cinema Since 1958

Hotel Rwanda

Mar 9, 2006 - 20:00 - Plaza

  • Director: Terry George
  • Year: 2004
  • Country: UK/USA/South Africa/Italy
  • Run Time: 122 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 83
  • B: 13
  • C: 2
  • D: 0
  • E: 0
  • Overall: 95.7
Hotel Rwanda

The first mainstream film to deal with the Rwandan genocide tells the true story of the hotel manager who saved hundreds of people from the slaughter. The focus on his heroics, and the wider critique of the cowardice of Western leaders who refused to intervene, convey powerful emotional and political messages