Title: “The Square” – film screening and discussion
Location: MacKinnon 308, U of G
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Description: The Square is an immersive experience, transporting the viewer deeply into the intense emotional drama and personal stories behind the news of the Egyptian Revolution from 2011 to 2013. It is the inspirational story of young people claiming their rights, struggling through multiple forces, in the fight to create a society of conscience.
“WE GO TO THE SQUARE TO DISCOVER THAT WE LOVE LIFE OUTSIDE IT, AND TO DISCOVER THAT OUR LOVE FOR LIFE IS RESISTANCE.”
For more information about the film and to watch the trailer: http://thesquarefilm.com/
This is a PWYC fundraiser. The event is free but please bring a contribution if you can. Thank you!
– The event is held in a wheelchair accessible room.
– There are wheelchair accessible washrooms in the building.
– Please refrain from wearing scents to ensure the comfort of folks in the space.
– Most of the dialogue in the film is in Arabic with English subtitles.
– Please let us know 48 hours in advance if you need childcare!
Questions? – contact info: [email protected]
This film is the last in Movies that Matter, a 5 part film series focused on social and environmental justice and hosted by OPIRG-Guelph throughout February and March.
Start Time: 6:30 pm
End Time: 8:30 pm