Hotel Rwanda (2004)
The 1994 genocide serves as a wake-up call to the West, with Rwanda as a bleak symbol of ignored injustices everywhere.
Cry Freedom (1987)
A white newspaper editor in South Africa denounces antiapartheid activist Stephen Biko. He then turns hero, deciding that Biko has the right idea after all and risks his life to get the word out.
Out of Africa (1985)
You're in a loveless marriage, you're broke and you have syphilis. But, as...