Join local activist Sherry Pictou, filmmaker Martha Stiegman and Cinema Politica co-founder and NSCAD research fellow Ezra Winton for a discussion on leveraging documentary art and spectatorship into political intervention and public activation. We will be launching the new Cinema Politica book Screening Truth to Power: A Reader on Documentary Activism as well as offering a special screening of Stiegman’s documentary HONOUR YOUR WORD (watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/71470916).
Admission is free and seating is limited, so please come on time (also the front door will be locked as of 7:10). There will be some refreshments served after the screening.
When: Thursday, June 12, 7PM
Where: NSCAD University, Academy Building, Room A-208, 1649 Brunswick
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/250921178428306/?ref=3&ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular
Sponsors: Cinema Politica, Radical Imagination, NSCAD Division of Art History and Critical Studies, DOC Atlantic.