Check out these film screenings, both related to the theme of Disorientation, following the week:
Monday September 30th
Trans Film Screening Series: The Alt-Education Edition
Doors at 6 PM, Event starts at 6:30 PM
William Doo Auditorium
45 Willcocks Street
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/63504400320
==>Trans Film Series: Alt-Education Edition
==>Free Film! Free Snacks! Free Talk!
The Trans Film Series hosts a FREE screening of:
“VERONICA VIDELAS’S PASSION” & “SHE”
All welcome. Allies welcome.
► VERONICA VIDELAS’S PASSION: Verónica has two passions: to study psychology at the University and to live peacefully in Mendoza. These ambitions are challenging for her due to the existence of laws which prohibit transvestites from circulating freely on the streets. Her life is further complicated when she is not allowed to enrol at university for being trans. Verónica doesn’t deny her complex identities. Here, bureaucracy gets dramatized and the barriers to post-secondary education become evident.
“La Pasion de Veronica Videla”
dir.: Cristian Pellegrini (2012)
► SHE: Lucía, a young trans student, enters a new high school halfway through her last year of school. This transition is made even harder when the principal tries to stop her from continuing to attend the institution. Her classmates unite to prevent that from happening. “Ell=(Ella)”
dir.: Sheila Coto (2012)
DATE & TIME:
Monday September 30, 2013
6pm – food / 6:30pm – film
William Doo Auditorium, 45 Willcocks St.
Together lets acknowledge that as we come together it is on Indigenous Land
We recognize that hosting the event within an academic institution can be triggering and a barrier.
For info and accessibility contact: email@example.com
|| ASL-English Interpretation || subtitles || gender-neutral washrooms* ||
|| wheelchair accessible || trans-positive space || food – vegan || TTC tokens available || || FREE||
*Thank you to the directors and the Pink Latino Diversity Festival for making this happen*
*in association with the Equity Studies Student Union*