April 21, 2011

In News

film premiere of CULTURES OF RESISTANCE: a travelogue on art & creativity as ammunition in the battle for peace with justice!!! 
NYC, Boston, Chicago, Albuquerque, LA, SF, Sonoma, San Diego, Florida tour and more. 
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NYC premiere WEDN, APRIL 27th, 7:30pm
at Columbia University, Room 417, International Affairs Building
420 West 118th Street- New York, NY 10027
between Amsterdam and Morningside Drive
FREE: first come, first seated. Post-screening party TBA at the event.
event organized by: Columbia University’s Arab Student Association at the School of International and Public Affairs
CULTURES OF RESISTANCE: Does each gesture really make a difference? Can music and dance be weapons of peace? In 2003, on the eve of the Iraq war, director Iara Lee embarked on a journey to better understand a world increasingly embroiled in conflict and, as she saw it, heading for self-destruction. After several years, travelling over five continents, she encountered growing numbers of people who committed their lives to promoting change. This is their story…
for more info on additional CULTURES OF RESISTANCE screenings:
APRIL 29 @8:00pm- CHICAGO
Where: Gene Siskel Film Center: 164 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601
APRIL 30 @12:15pm- BOSTON
Independent Film Festival of Boston
at the Brattle Theater in Harvard Square
as part of People Before Profit Film Series at UNM
at Mayat the UNM Student Union Building Theater
MAY 21 @2:00pm- LOS ANGELES
National Center for the Preservation of Democracy / Tateuchi Democracy Forum
111 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012