The KCET Cinema Series screening of Desert Flower was held at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on March 8th, 2011 as part of the Spring 2011 installment. Following the screening, host, Pete Hammond interviewed the films subject and star, Liya Kebede. Below is a recording of the interview followed by a brief Q&A with the audience as well as a Flickr photo gallery by Yolanda Martinez.
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Starring Liya Kibede, Sally Hawkins and Craig Parkinson
Directed by Sherry Horman
Written by Sherry Horman and revised by Smita Bhide
Based on a novel by Waris Dirie
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