EYE-POPPING SHORTS AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING DOCS AT THE SCREENING ROOM
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 6:00pm
TALES OF THE WARIA
Kathy Huang, Indonesia/USA, 2011, 56 min.
Waria are biological men who dress and live openly as women. They have long been a recognized group within Indonesia’s predominantly Muslim culture. Three members of the waria and a former waria share their lives and unique circumstances.
preceded by THE TRAP OF SAVING CAMBODIA
Tim Sorel, USA/Cambodia, 2011, 27 min.
While poverty and corruption are pervasive in Cambodia, massive amounts of charitable aid from donor communities have been invested. Why aren’t things changing?
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 8:00pm
A fun-filled collection of animated shorts from around the world.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 6:00pm
David Redmon/Ashley Sabin, USA, 2011, 76 min.
Slender and blond, Nadya is only 13-years-old when she is discovered by Ashley, a model scout. This is Nadya’s chance to leave her farming community in Siberia and make money to help her family. Promised jobs and thousands of dollars, she sets off alone for Tokyo to become a model.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 8:00pm
Come see the newest films by Arizona filmmakers – always the favorite show at the Festival Tucson, Arizona. Following the screening, come meet the filmmakers at
The Shanty on 4th Avenue Tucson, Arizona.
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