Cosponsored Events

Free Film Screening 

 Embrace of the Serpent (El abrazo de la serpiente) 

 September 21, 7:30 pm, Film Space, 400 Maria Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55106.

Walk ins welcome. No registration required

As a follow-up to our year of Colombia, we announce this free screening and Minnesota premier of Embrace of the Serpent, the 2016 Oscar nominated Best Foreign Language Film from Colombia.

Based on diary entries, this universally acclaimed film is the extraordinary story of Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who work together over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.

Recipient of 46 international cinematic awards from festivals and organizations including the Art Cinema Award – Cannes Film Festival

Presented in partnership with Integración Cultural Colombiana en Minnesota, the Colombian Foreign Ministry, and Metropolitan State University. 

September 21 | 7:30 pm | Minneapolis | Free

Where: 400 Maria Avenue, St. Paul, 55106,

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Doing Business in South Africa Seminar

October 24, 8 am – 10 am, 200 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN  55402

Join South African Ambassador Mninwa Mahlangu to the United States and other experts on South Africa to learn how your organization can grow and develop through a multitude of different business sectors.

To register, RSVP to Renee Senger

Sponsored by Fredrikson & Byron P.A.