Emmanuel Jal :: War Child
|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.
Clip courtesy Al Jazeera English, the English version of the Arabic-language news network.
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