Hotel Rwanda

Hotel Rwanda

Title: Hotel Rwanda

Release: 2004

Rating: 8.1

Language: English, French

Country: UK, South Africa, Italy

Runtime: 121

Genre: Action,Biography,Drama,History,War

Hotel Rwanda

Release 2004
Rating 8.1
Language English, French
Country UK, South Africa, Italy
Runtime 121
Genre Action,Biography,Drama,History,War



1994. In Rwanda, the classification of the native population into Hutus and Tutsis, arbitrarily done by the colonial Belgians, is now ingrained within Rwandan mentality despite the Rwandan independence. Despite the Belgians having placed the Tutsis in a higher position during the Belgian rule, they have placed the majority Hutus in power after independence. Paul Rusesabagina, a Hutu married to a Tutsi, Tatiana Rusesabagina, is the House Manager of the Hotel Des Milles Collines in Kigali. The Milles Collines, owned by Sabena (the national airline of Belgium), is a four-star hotel catering primarily to wealthy white westerners. Paul, who knows how to work the system to run the hotel effectively for its guests and for Sabena, is proud that most of the Caucasians who he meets in this professional capacity treat him with respect. After a specific incident, the relative calm between the Tutsi guerrillas and government-backed Hutu militia takes a turn. Paul's thought that the native ...

Director :

Terry George

Writer :

Keir Pearson, Terry George

Actors :

... Paul Rusesabagina

... Tatiana Rusesabagina

... Colonel Oliver

... General Bizimungu

... Jack Daglish

... Sabena Airlines President, Mr. Tillens