CRS Seminar: Film Screening The Syrian Crisis Through Film

September 20, 2016 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
280N York Lanes
4700 Keele St
North York, ON M3J
Michele Millard

Note change in venue: the film screening will be held in 280N York Lanes

My Dream, My Right is a series of 9 documentary shorts made entirely by teens living in the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan.

Displacement, Defiance and Hope

A presentation and a screening by organizers from the Syria Film Festival

About the speakers:

Adam Riggio: A writer, filmmaker, activist, and professional communicator with a PhD in Philosophy from McMaster University. He joined the Syria Film Festival team as a part-time public relations intern in 2015 and continues to volunteer with SYFF in communications and media relations.

Sahel Zreik: One of the co-founders of Syria Film Festival, has a bachelors degree in Economics and a post-graduate certificate in marketing, throughout the past five years he co-organized several Syria related cultural, artistic, political and fundraising events in Toronto.