MOVIE NIGHT featuring Pray the Devil Back to Hell with Q&A to follow
Directed by Gini Reticker
This documentary film tells the remarkable true story of the Liberian women who came together to pray, protest, and bring about a peaceful end to the bloody civil war in their country. Critically acclaimed, “Pray the Devil Back to Hell” won the Alliance of Women Film Journalists’ EDA Female Focus Award (2008); the Cinema for Peace Awards’ Cinema for Peace Award for Justice (2009); and the Tribeca Film Festival’s Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature (2008.) Stick around after the film for a Q&A with the director Gini Reticker.
Net proceeds from this event will support the work of our beneficiary: The Audre Lorde Project. The ALP is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non Conforming People of Color center for community organizing, focusing on the New York City area. Through mobilization, education and capacity-building, we work for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice. Committed to struggling across differences, we seek to responsibly reflect, represent and serve our various communities.
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