Directed by Lisa and Rob Fruchtman. In this uplifting documentary, female survivors of the Rwandan genocide (both Hutus and Tutsis) come together to make history—forming Rwanda’s first all-woman drumming troupe and then opening the country’s first-ever ice cream shop. Alexis Miesen, an ice cream entrepreneur and Rocky River native who is one of the “stars” of Sweet Dreams, will answer audience questions after the screening. “Rousing.” –Village Voice. Cleveland premiere.
USA/Rwanda, 2012, subtitles, color, Blu-ray, 89 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).