Not My Life Screening & Panel Discussion

Note received today (1/28) from one of the hosts of the screening:

"RSVPs have now closed, but if you arrive by 5:30, you should definitely secure a seat (it is now first-come, first served because we have received about 350 RSVPS- woohoo!)"

If you're able, get there early to assure admittance.

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A FILM ABOUT SLAVERY IN OUR TIME.
The first film to address human trafficking from a global perspective.

Directed by Oscar nominee Robert Bilheimer.
Narrated by Glenn Close.

WHAT: Not My Life film screening & panel discussion
WHEN: Tuesday, January 29,[masked]:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: Tishman Auditorium, Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School of Law 40 Washington Sq. South, NY, NY 10012

 

 

 

 

 

 

RSVP: [masked]


The U.S. Fund for UNICEF and NYU Law's Anti-Trafficking Advocacy Coalition present a free screening of the documentary Not My Life. This acclaimed documentary explores the global problem of child trafficking and features inspiring testimony from survivors.

VIEW THE TRAILER: NOT MY LIFE

Comments from the Director: Robert Bilheimer

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion, featuring:

Rachel Lloyd, Founder and CEO, Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (GEMS) and author of Girls Like Us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dorchen A. Leidholdt, Esq., Director, Center for Battered Women's Legal Services, Sanctuary for Families

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jennifer Chan, Program Officer, End Trafficking, U.S. Fund for UNICEF

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent film and discussion afterwards!

    February 1, 2013

  • avra c.

    Comprehensive treatment of facets of human trafficking that are often given short shrift: labor trafficking, domestic servitude, child soldiers, begging rackets and more. Compelling presentation of the global scope of these abuses.
    Great panel with Rachel Lloyd hitting the nail on the head about the connection between the vast array of social justice issues with human trafficking: poverty, sexism, classism, racism, etc.
    Great presentation and inspiring to see such a good turnout including many men.
    http://www.FightSlaveryNow.Org­

    January 30, 2013

  • Michael Paul C.

    A compelling and moving film exposing the troubling reality of a growing pandemic. Thanks to Rob for bringing an inside visual and these inspiring women for there work to combat such a horrible truth.

    January 30, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    sorry i couldn't make it.

    January 29, 2013

  • Liz

    The movie was incredibly powerful—wrenching to see closeup the effects of trafficking and awe inspiring to see and hear the individuals who have made it their life's work to bring about change. The speakers afterwards were really outstanding—each having a somewhat different approach to the problem and different styles, but all incredibly thoughtful, knowledgable and committed. All in all a really awesome event.

    January 29, 2013

  • Isabelle A.

    Rachel Lloyd is brilliant.

    1 · January 29, 2013

  • Haydee

    is this a free screening?

    December 28, 2012

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