Public Program

Film Discussion: “Sun of the Soil”

Sun of the Soil director Joe Penney, writer Ladan Osman, and featured artist Abdou Ouologuem join the Menil’s Curator of Collections Paul R. Davis for a post-screening discussion about the making of the documentary film and its chronicling of Ouologuem’s creative journey into the myth and true history of Mansa Musa. An outdoor screening of the film is presented at the Menil Collection on Saturday, April 24 at 8 p.m. Further information about the film and this screening can be found here.

This film will be available for online streaming through Tuesday, April 27. For access, please email programs@menil.org.