AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Blood Diamond

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

A ‘new wave’ of African film

“Sometimes I wonder: Will God ever forgive us for what we’ve done to each other?” says Leonardo DiCaprio, sullen and bleary-eyed, stoically staring just off camera. “… I look around and I realize…” pause for emotion, “God left this place a long time ago.” DiCaprio, as the white African “soldier of fortune,” leans back in