A recent poll found that a majority of Americans consider democracy to be in jeopardy in the United States, mirroring threats to its existence in many regions around the world. Within this current climate, documentary filmmaking is emerging as a powerful tool to shed light on stories of individuals and institutions fighting to maintain equality and freedom on a global scale. Hear from a dynamic group of committed filmmakers about how their work can help to ensure that a multitude of voices are heard.
Panelists: Sarah McCarthy + Anastasia Schevchenko (ANASTASIA), Moses Bwayo (BOBI WINE: THE PEOPLE’S PRESIDENT), Ben Klein + Violet Columbus (THE EXILES), Evgeny Afineevsky (FREEDOM ON FIRE: UKRAINE’S FIGHT FOR FREEDOM), Jules Naudet + Gédéon Naudet (JANUARY 6TH)
Moderator: Addie Morfoot
Our free Winick Talks series takes place at Rowdy Hall, and tickets are not required. Breakfast will be provided, and doors open at 9:30am.