Shadow of His Wings

TFI Network | 2017

 In Addis Ababa, a young filmmaker falls in love with an Ethiopian man who flees homophobic death threats in his native country to become France’s first LGBT refugee from Ethiopia.

Lucas Habte Lucas Habte
DIRECTOR

Lucas Habte is an Ethiopian-American filmmaker based in New York City. After graduating from Harvard, he received the George Peabody Gardner Fellowship to Australia. He was a 2014-2015 Mortimer... more»

Isidore Bethel Isidore Bethel
PRODUCER

Isidore Bethel is a French-American filmmaker. A graduate of Harvard, l'École Normale Supérieure, and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, he has produced and edited works by... more»

Tigist Schmidt Tigist Schmidt
PRODUCER

Tigist Schmidt is an international writer, filmmaker, and activist. She’s the 2013 recipient of the United Nations’ Helping Hands Award and the African Union’s 2014 Humanitarian... more»

Genre: Documentary, LGBT, Africa