Tutsi and Hutu Differences and Similarities and the Horrors of Genocide in Hotel Rwanda, a Movie by Terry George

Discrimination of all types is an issue. Before the movie Hotel Rwanda, Terry George’s film, was released, many acted as if genocide was taboo. This movie helped raise awareness to the Rwandan Genocide, which many refer to as a “Modern-day Holocaust.” Hotel Rwanda was very effective in showing that genocide was a big issue by … Read more

The Rwandan Genocide in the Film, Hotel Rwanda

The film “Hotel Rwanda” tells the story of Paul Rusesabagina and his family, and how his actions saved over a thousand refugees during the Rwanan genocide. During the early 90’s, tensions between Tutsi and Hutu ethnic groups in Rwanda are rising. Crisis seems to be averted when the president signs a peace treaty, but shortly … Read more