Emmanuel Jal :: War Child





Emmanuel Jal in War Child.

spacer One on One with Emmanuel Jal.

Riz Khan of Al Jazeera talks to young Sudanese hip-hop singer and activist Emmanuel Jal. Aged only seven, he became a child soldier sent from Sudan to fight in Ethiopia's brutal war. Through a lot of luck and determination, he managed to turn his life around, becoming one of Africa's hottest music stars. First-time director C. Karim Chrobog chronicles Jal's odyssey in the award-winning documentary War Child.

War Child
Emmanuel Jal's story in film.