Birhan’s Story
Birhan’s StoryBosse Lindquist // Ethiopia // 5 min

Why Poverty?
Thu, 24 Apr • Kineforum TIM • 15:00*
Fri, 25 Apr • Salihara • 19:00*
Sat, 26 Apr • TIM XXI 4 • 21:30
*Q&A with Don Edkins, the Executive Producer of Why Poverty? after screening

Birhan Woldu’s picture was beamed round the world during Live Aid. It was a horrifying image of a child starving to death—probably dead already—that would shock the audience to action.

Bosse Lindquist is a writer and producer from Sweden. His work has been broadcast on television and radio, and he is currently director of investigative documentaries at Swedish Television.