Feast & Sacrifice is a carefully observed portrait of a Senegalese family living on the ragged edges of globalization. Questions of work, gender, and aspirations emerge as the family prepares for the biggest holiday of the year, the Islamic Feast of the Sacrifice.
A version of Laurel Moorhead’s story “War of Rape in the Congo” first appeared on European Parliament TV. Moorhead was a student in the Africa Reporting Project in 2010-2011 when she produced this version of the film and currently works an associate digital producer for the political analysis show ‘The War Room with Jennifer Granholm‘ which […]
In a tiny village in Senegal, the film below paints a portrait of a family living on the ragged edges of globalization. Questions of work and ambition arise as the family prepares for Tabaski, the biggest holiday of the year.
video by Bryan Gibel and Elizabeth-Laure Njipwo Interview with Eric Holt-Gimenez, Executive Director of Food First/Institute for Food and Development Policy from Bryan Gibel and Elizabeth-Laure Njipwo on Vimeo.
video by Laurel Moorhead and Lily Mihalik Central Valley Agriculture from Laurel Moorhead and Lily Mihalik on Vimeo.