NOVEMBER 2014 ENVISION PROGRAM
Wednesday November 19, 2014
Made in New York Media Center by IFP
30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY
Photography Exhibition Opening
"Children of Immigrants"
Quetzal Maucci, The New York Times
Joana Vicente, Executive Director, IFP
Maher Nasser, Acting Head, United Nations Department of Public Information
Directed by Faiza Almontaser
An autobiographical documentary that demonstrates how a young Muslim girl living in Brooklyn overcame prejudice and bullying in the aftermath of 9/11.
(USA, 2014, 25 minutes)
7:40pm In Conversation
Faiza Almontaser, "Poet Against Prejudice," director
Cynthia Lowen, "Bully," producer
Special guest from the United Nations High Commission on Human Rights to come.