Hotel Rwanda Essay

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Paul Rusesabagina In 1994 in Rwanda, a million members of the Tutsi tribe were killed by members of the Hutu tribe in a massacre that took place while the world looked away due to the fact that Belgian occupants established the entire social separation of the Rwandan people. "Hotel Rwanda" is not the story of that massacre which was filmed by Terry George. It is the story of a hotel manager who saved the lives of 1,200 people by being, a substantially good hotel manager. He spends his days arranging favors for people in power and getting supplies to satisfy his prominent guests, he is the type of man who knows how things work in the real world, he uses his skills of bribery, flattery, apology and deception to save these lives that have come into his care as you could have seen in the film. Paul is a very wise man; he is a man who knows what is going on in the real world, he does courageous things throughout the film and wore different hats during the film. Paul is a terrific role model for his children and to all of the people in Rwanda due to his action of being very creatively in buying time and creating multiple ways to save the people of his hotel from being killed by the Hutu Tribe. If I was in Mr. Paul’s shoes I would probably be dead or have already flown away from that horrific situation he was involve in because of myself being afraid to die so from what we could have seen in the film Paul was a brave man. Paul also used his skills of bribery, flattery, apology and deception to save these lives that have come into his care as you could have seen in the film. Due to the killing that was going on in Rwanda many of Paul neighbors went to his house because he was the only one available who they can depend on to help them. When it was known that Paul had some of the Tutsis in his home they were all gathered out in front of his
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