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Sunday, September 21, 2014
3:30 pm | Doors open
4:00 pm | Film Screening, followed by panel discussion
6:00 pm | Reception with wine and light hors d'oeuvres
The Ann and Jerry Moss Theater at New Roads School
On September 21, 2014 HRW Film Club will host a screening and discussion of "Sweet Dreams" at New Roads School in Santa Monica.
Twenty years after the genocide, the film captures the uplifting story of a group of Hutu and Tutsi women who form Rwanda's first all-women drumming troupe and open its first ice cream shop.
3pm: Meet & Greet with HRW's Africa Researcher Lewis Mudge.
4pm: Panel discussion moderated by Kenneth Turan, film critic at the Los Angeles Times, with "Sweet Dreams'" Director Lisa Fruchtman and Lewis Mudge.
6pm: Wines and Tacos
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills