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"For Sama" Documentary Film Screening and Discussion

Event Details

Date
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time
4:30-8 p.m.
Location
Marquee Theater, Union South
Description
Screening of the documentary film "For Sama" It tells the incredible story of Waad al-Kateab, a journalist/filmmaker who filmed her life for over five years during the conflict in Aleppo, Syria- her marriage to a doctor who operated the only functioning hospital in their besieged area, the birth of her daughter Sama, and the cataclysmic events unfolding around her.

FOR SAMA Trailer: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/for-sama/

Followed by film commentary by UW Professors.
Cost
Free

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