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D.C. Premiere of "Beneath the Blindfold"

Date: Friday, February 8, 2013
Time: 07:00PM
Description: Beneath the Blindfold interweaves the personal stories of four torture survivors who now reside in the U.S., but originally hail from different parts of the globe: South and Central America, Africa, and the U.S. Filmmakers Ines Sommer and Kathy Berger set out to counter the ‘blind spot’ in our national conversation about torture by focusing on survivors’ personal stories, insights and struggles. Panel Discussion will follow the film and feature: Juan Mendez, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Dr. Lin Piwowarczyk, National Consortium of Torture Treatment Programs Dr. Mary Fabri, Heartland Alliance Marjorie Kovler Center Ines Sommer and Kathy Berger, Co-Directors
Sponsor: Torture Abolition and Survivor Support Coalition
URL: http://beneaththeblindfold.org
Location: 4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Room 602, Washington, DC 20016
Contact Name: TASSC
Contact Phone: (202) 529-2991
Contact Email: info@tassc.org
Posted On: 01/23/13

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