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SF: "Sentenced Home" - Free Film & Panel Discussion

Date:
Wednesday, May 30, 2007
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Screening
Organizer/Author:
Location Details:
New College of California, 780 Valencia Street, San Francisco

The California Coalition for Women Prisoners (CCWP), The Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC), and The New College Media Studies MA Program Present

A special community showing of SENTENCED HOME

This dramatic video documentary by Nicole Newnhan and David Grabias focuses on three young Cambodian refugees caught in the intersecting web of the criminal injustice system and the immigration system. CCWP's Compañeras project challenges the growing impact of these connected systems on women and transgender immigrant prisoners.

A Panel Discussion and Q & A will follow the video.

Speakers:

Angie Junck, Staff Attorney, Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Tanya Reyes, CCWP's Compañeras Project

Nicole Newnham, Co-Director and Producer of "Sentenced Home"

Eddy Zheng, Former prisoner and immigration detainee facing deportation to China

FREE / wheelchair accessible

Co-sponsored by CCWP, ILRC and the New College Media Studies MA Program

For more information call 415-255-7036 ext. 314



Added to the calendar on Mon, May 28, 2007 12:43PM
Related Categories: San Francisco | Immigrant Rights
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