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The Cave- Oscar Nominated Documentary

By: | posted on: Mar 10, 2020

Date(s) - 03/10/2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse


$10 (Suggested donation) USD
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CWS - Lancaster Immigration & Refugee Program and Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse

CWS Lancaster brings to you the Oscar-nominated documentary, the Cave.

Oscar nominee Feras Fayyad (“Last Men in Aleppo”) delivers an unflinching story of the Syrian war with his powerful new documentary, The Cave. For besieged civilians, hope and safety lie underground inside the subterranean hospital known as the Cave, where pediatrician and managing physician Dr. Amani Ballour and her colleagues Samaher and Dr. Alaa have claimed their right to work as equals alongside their male counterparts, doing their jobs in a way that would be unthinkable in the oppressively patriarchal culture that exists above.

Following the women, as they contend with daily bombardments, chronic supply shortages and the ever-present threat of chemical attacks, The Cave paints a stirring portrait of courage, resilience and female solidarity.

$10 suggested donation (cash or check) will be accepted at the door. Tickets are free but required.

The film will begin at 6 pm and will be followed by a Q&A.

Due to the contents of this film we are not recommending this event for young children.

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