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Films Across Borders presents The River and the Wall

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Updated 9/12

The River and the Wall (opening night reception for Films Across Borders)


Malsi Doyle and Michael Forman Theater (McKinley Building)
American University School of Communication
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW - Washington, DC 20016


Reservations (recommended): https://TheRiverAndTheWallAU.eventbrite.com


This event is first come, first seated until theater is full. Reservations are encouraged.


More Info: http://www.FilmsAcrossBorders.org


The River and the Wall documentary follows five friends on horses, mountain bikes, and canoes as they explore the environmental and human impacts of a southern border wall along the wilderness of the Texas Rio Grande.


Mini-concert by folk singers Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul & Mary) and Bethany Yarrow, activists in social justice and environmental issues


6:15 p.m. –- Light refreshments


6:45 p.m. -- Mini- concert with Peter Yarrow and Bethany Yarrow


7:30 p.m. -- Film screening of The River and the Wall (97 minutes)


9:10 p.m. –- Following film, audience conversation with the Yarrows, moderated by Maggie Burnette Stogner, Executive Director, Center for Environmental Filmmaking.

Type:
Social Events and Recreational Activities
Host:
School of Communication
Co-hosts:
AU Arts
Center for Environmental Filmmaking
School of International Service
Contact:
Lydia Schindler

lydias@american.edu

202-885-2220

Event Website:
http://www.FilmsAcrossBorders.org

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