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Reel to Real: Mercy’s Blessing

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mercy’s Blessing is story of love and sacrifice set in an African village. It has been screened in more than 20 film festivals world-wide, and has won 12 international film awards, including Best Foreign Film and Best Director. The film is supported by the EU, UNICEF and UNFPA. The film is currently being used as a tool for social action in more than 115 countries worldwide; from conference rooms to community spaces and to schools.

Mercy’s Blessing creates a space for discourses about the equality of women and men, education, human rights and social justice. After the screening of “Mercy’s Blessing” there will be a Q&A with the film director, May Taherzadeh via Skype.

All welcome. Suggested donation £2

Film screening suggested by and with support from, Venus Carew.

Film link for more information: http://mercysblessing.com/

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/253666618536566/

Venue

The Stove
100 High Street
Dumfries, DG1 2BN United Kingdom
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