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Panel | Art as Activism

Panel | Art as Activism

60 min min

We all know first-hand that film has the power to move us emotionally, but does it also have the power to create social change? How does a film go beyond entertainment and become a call to action? Do filmmakers consider themselves activists as well as auteurs? Join a panel of Festival filmmakers as well as local voices for a discussion about the importance of looking at film with education and social awareness in mind.

With Salaam Dunk director David Fine,
Naomi Walker, National Engagement Consultant, [ITVS],
Alex Kotlowitz, Author/Producer (Interrupters),
and other panelists TBA.

Show Times

Panel held at AMC River East 21