At 7PM Afrikana Independent Film Festival will present the movie “Healing History” during the 2015 Capital City Kwanzaa Festival.
Synopsis: African American performance artist and educator, Mwalimu Melodye Micere Van Putten teaches traditional African principles and values to children and adults in USA and Bermuda. Using movement poetry and music, Mwalimu brings excitement and joy to students while instilling a sense of motivation, self-esteem and pride in their heritage. Her work highlights the positive psychological benefits of an African centered education for all people. The documentary is an uplifting story of healing through learning history. [VIEW TRAILER]