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GARBAGE DREAMS
Date Wednesday January 27
Time 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details
Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 Ninth Street, Second Floor
Oakland, CA
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorSara Smith
Emailsara_smith [at] itvs.org
Welcome to the world's largest garbage village located on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. The Zaballeen (Arabic for garbage people) recycle 80 percent of the trash they collect‹far more than other recycling initiatives. But now a multi-national corporation threatens their livelihood. Follow three teenage boys born into the business who are forced to make choices that will impact the survival of their community.
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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Jan 5th, 2010 1:30 PM

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