Independent Films, Film Profiles
The first documentary about Rwanda made by an actual survivor of the 1994 genocide, Back Home tells the remarkable story of a young filmmaker who was taken in by journalists as he fled the killings and given a new life in New York City. After 9/11, he returns to his homeland to confront his nightmares and come to terms with the past.
Year of Production: 2006
- J.B. Rutagarama
- Linda Vester