Film Screening: "Dear Ambassador"
IRIS' 2018 International Film Series
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Lubar Commons, Law Building
“Dear Ambassador” is the extraordinary story of Luiz Martins de Souza Dantas, who served as Brazilian Ambassador to Paris during WWII. A largely unsung hero, he defied his own government’s orders by granting hundreds of unauthorized visas to Jews and others facing imminent capture and death. Featuring an intro and Q&A with the film’s director, Luiz Fernando Goulart. Please join us for a reception with complimentary appetizers and drinks before the film screening @ 4:30/screening @ 5pm.