BirthdayMarch 4, 1946
BirthplaceGondor, Ethiopia

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Haile Gerima

    Full name: Haile Gerima
    Also known as: Haile Gerima, Gerima, Haile
    Professions: Ethiopian director, film professor, philosopher, and writer
    Nationality: Ethiopian

  2. Haile Gerima Biography

    Haile Gerima (born March 4, 1946) is an Ethiopian filmmaker who lives and works in the United States. He is a leading member of the L.A. Rebellion film movement, also known as the Los Angeles School of Black Filmmakers. His films have received wide international acclaim. Since 1975, Gerima has also been an influential film professor at Howard University in Washington, DC. He is best known for Sankofa (1993), which won numerous international awards.

  3. Haile Gerima Family

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