Haile Gerima is an Ethiopian filmmaker who lives and works in the United States. He is a leading member of the L.A. Rebellion film movement, also known as the Los Angeles School of Black Filmmakers. His films have received wide international acclaim.
Born: March 4, 1946 (age 72 years), Gondar
Spouse: Shirikiana Aina
Parents: Tafeka Gerima
Awards: Grand Jury Prize, Best Screenplay Award, Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
Siblings: Salome Gerima