New Immigrant and Refugee Visions in Film Premiere Celebration
Join Community Supported Film (CSFilm) and the New Immigrant and Refugee Visions (NIRV) filmmakers to celebrate the premier of all ten documentary films by and about immigrants and refugees.
Sunday, March 31, 2:30-4 pm – reserve seat
Monday, April 1, 6-7:30 pm – reserve seat
Five different films will be screened & discussed at each event
Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Boylston St. Boston, MA 02116, Rabb Hall
SCREEN & DISCUSS
Each event will feature five different films followed by audience discussion with the filmmakers and film subjects about the issues raised by the films, including:
– The impact of immigrants on economic, social and cultural conditions;
– Similarities and differences between Americans from diverse backgrounds;
– Integration and assimilation enablers and inhibitors;
– Media coverage and public perceptions of immigration and immigrants;
– Immigration policy and practice.
Audience members will receive resources for exploring these issues in greater depth and suggestions for how they can use these films to stimulate dialogue in their own communities.
Click on film title to view excerpt
You can help share immigrant stories to increase understanding and motivate action:
We need your help to reach as many people as possible with these unique insider immigrant perspectives. Thank you to all the Friends of CSFilm.