In 1981, renowned filmmaker James Cameron had a dream in Italy. He recollected an image of a chrome skeleton emerging from the fire, an essential thread to his 1984 blockbuster, “The Terminator.” The movie had a plot where an augmented human time travels from 2029 back to 1984 to kill a human who is going to save mankind from being extinct.
The BC Ugandan Asian Resettlement Committee presents Kampala to Canada, an exhibition that acknowledges 50 years of Ugandan Asian Resettlement in Canada. “It’s a commemoration and not a celebration,” says the curator of the exhibition, Taslim Samji. “Many Ugandan Asians experienced incredible loss, suffering and trauma due to the forced exodus issued by President Amin in 1972.”