Lost Generation: Official Selection at Indie Memphis Film Festival

Posted by OBS Team on September 30th, 2015

This evening Indie Memphis announced that our third documentary film Lost Generation of Sudan is an official selection of the 2015 Indie Memphis Film Festival! You can watch the teaser for this special short documentary film above.

Lost Generation of Sudan is a documentary film examining the ongoing war in Sudan through the eyes of an emerging generation of war orphans. Since 2011, war and genocide in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains has forced tens of thousands of children to flee their homes. This film is their story of survival and potential.

This is our organization’s third documentary film and blends together eyewitness accounts, war footage, and expert views concerning the situation in Sudan with regards to a generation that is missing out on an education. This film builds on our media efforts to change the narrative on Sudan and what can be done. Shot over a two-week period in multiple locations across South Sudan, where these children now live in refugee camps, Lost Generation of Sudan is as powerful as it is educational. 

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About Indie Memphis

One of the city's core arts institutions, Indie Memphis connects and inspires indie filmmakers and film-lovers through the unique creative landscape that is the home of the Blues and the birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll. Now entering its 18th year, the 501(c)3 non-profit organization is a two-time Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences grant recipient, receives project support from the Tennessee Arts Commission, and is the only film organization to receive annual funding from ArtsMemphis.

MovieMaker has dubbed Indie Memphis one of the 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World. Now entering it's 18th year, this unique and special festival continues to grow and will be held from November 3-10. Get Your Tickets »

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