Film Screening

New Generation Queens: A Zanzibar Soccer Story
A film by Megan Shutzer

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

This documentary is the story of Zanzibar's women's soccer team, the New Generation Queens. The movie examines the history and culture around women's soccer in Zanzibar. It also follows the team to mainland Tanzania, where the Queens participate in a tournament for the first time and several hope to be recruited to the Tanzanian national team. A trailer for the film is available here.

A panel discussion will follow with director Megan Shutzer, Temryss Xeli'tia Lane (UCLA), and Yagmur Nurhat (Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey).

Free and open to the public. No registration required.

Simmons College, 300 the Fenway, Boston
Science Building, S183

contact: Stephen Ortega <stephen.ortega[at]>

New Generation Queens