There is a short documentary about Hidmo Restauraunt (20th and Jackson/www.hidmo.org) that will air tonight on The Seattle Channel (channel 21) at 7pm. For those without cable the video is also available online now:
Community Stories: Hidmo Means Home
3/20/2009: Rahwa and Asmeret Habtes Central District restaurant Hidmo is more than just an Eritrean restaurant. Despite initial resistance from the changing neighborhood, the restaurant has grown into a space that serves as a venue for a diverse group of musicians, writers, artists and patrons who agree that Hidmo Restaurant and Lounge is a home where community flourishes.
Link to video: http://www.seattlechannel.org/videos/video.asp?ID=3170904
Watch and let us know what you think! Shoot us an e-mail ([email protected]) or visit our new blog and leave a comment (hidmolove.wordpress.com).