Wed, Jan 31|
Inaugural Film & Panel Series, Part 2: Resettled: Hopes and Challenges of the Refugee 1%
Time & Location
Jan 31, 2018, 7:00 PM
Georgetown University , 3700 O St NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
About the Event
The second part of our inaugural film screening series focused on the challenges and realities faced by families fleeing war and resettling in a new country. Two award-winning films were featured and followed by a panel discussion: 4.1 Miles, by Daphne Matziaraki, and From Damascus to Chicago, by Colleen Cassingham and Alex Lederman.
Co-Hosts: No Lost Generation, Georgetown University
Partners/Sponsors: CAVA, NOVA Friends of Refugees
Moderator: Anne Richard, Frm. Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Migration and Refugees
Panel: Dr. Tsehaye Teferra, Founder & CEO of the Ethiopian Community Development Council; Sandra Vu Le CEO and Founder of Your Cultural Edge; Nasreen Alkhateeb, award-winning cinematographer.
Location: Georgetown University, Washington, DC