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Social Justice Film Festival: Light in the Dark (5 short films)
WhenFriday, Oct 12, 2018, 7 – 9 p.m.
WhereUW Ethnic Cultural Center Theater, 3931 Brooklyn Ave NE
Seattle, WA United States

The UW School of Social Work is a sponsor of the 2018 Social Justice Film Festival (Oct. 5th-14th) - we'll be tabling at this event, and welcome you to come visit our table and to come watch the film! Click here for more details.

About the films (five shorts):
Nevertheless, She Persisted
In this visual poem, a powerful girl shows what she can do when she does not let the world hold her back.
(Ella Warner, USA, 3 min)

Side by Side: Out of a South Korean Orphanage and into the World
In a series of intensely intimate, first-person narratives filmed around the world, Side by Side explores the South Korean adoptee experience through stories of abandonment, relinquishment, and reunification.
(Glenn Morey and Julie Morey, USA, 39 min)

A television blares the latest stories of police violence against people of color. What is the impact of this growing epidemic?
(Sherrie Quannea, USA, 4 min)

Mexico: Looking for Lost Migrants
Previously undocumented immigrant Ruben Figueroa has a new life goal: to find the missing migrants who have disappeared while fleeing Central America for the USA.
(Leo Mattei and Alex Gohari, France/Mexico, 25 min)

Take Good Care of My Baby
Captivating and poignant, this narrative explores life in poverty — its struggles, triumphs, and friendships — through the story of Eva, an unemployed and in-debt mother of three.
(Nicolas Daenens, Belgium, 33 min)

Click here for more details about these films, and the film festival.
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