Thursday, January 24 2013

Jan 24

Human Rights Watch Film Festival Opening Night: "Call Me Kuchu"

01.24.2013 6:00 pm

6:00pm reception, 7pm Film screening w/ discussion, and 9pm dessert reception

 

Q&A with filmmaker Katherine Fairfax Wright, and Boris Dittrich, Human Rights Watch

Katherine Fairfax Wright & Malika Zouhali-Worrall, 2012, 90 min.

With unprecedented access, Call Me Kuchu examines the astounding courage and determination of Ugandan activist David Kato, an openly gay man and his allies who risk their lives to battle an oppressive government, a vicious media and a powerful church in the fight for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.

Ticket information: $4 MOPA Members, $6 Students/Seniors/Military, $8 General. Festival passes: $15 MOPA Members, $25 Students/Seniors/ Military, $35 General. (Festival passes cover admission to all six festival screenings)

Purchase Tickets Online or at the door.