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Journeys Festival International

Monday, October 08 2018 06:15PM - 08:15PM

Join us for the UK premiere of Soufra, which follows the inspirational story of intrepid social entrepreneur, Mariam Shaar – a refugee who has spent her entire life in the Burj El Barajneh refugee camp south of Beirut, Lebanon.

Language: Arabic with English Subtitles  

Running time: 1h 13mins (CTBA)

11.00am – 12.30pm  

A parent and baby, women only screening. The sound won’t be loud and lights will be up a little. (Please note this is not a children’s film, but is suitable for young audiences) 
Ticket Prices: Full £7/concs £5

HOME Member: Full £5.50/concs £4

6.15pm – 8.10pm Screening with Post-show Talk

Alison Surtees, from In Place of War, will talk through the Creative and Social Entrepreneur Programme, a certified programme of training in post-conflict zones, sharing the ideas of “getting things off the ground, when you have nothing”. The presentation will  be interactive with lots of chances to ask questions.
Ticket Prices: Full £9/concs £7

Member: Full £7/concs £5.50

We have a limited number  of discounted tickets for refugees and asylum seekers to attend  these screenings. Please contact [email protected]  or  0161 2734 090 to book.  This project is supported by Film Hub North, proud to be part of  the BFI Film Audience Network.

Tony Wilson Pl
Manchester M15 4FN
United Kingdom

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