Rebel Cinema + Queest night: Pride (2014) @NieuwLand

Rebel Cinema + Queest night: Pride (2014) @NieuwLand

Screening @NieuwLand, 28 July 2017, 21.30.   PRIDE is inspired by an extraordinary true story. It’s the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers is on strike, prompting a London-based group of gay and lesbian activists to raise money to support the strikers’ families. Initially rebuffed by the Union, the group identifies a tiny mining village in Wales and sets off to make their donation in person. As…

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“Behind the Media”: The War You Don’t See @NieuwLand

“Behind the Media”: The War You Don’t See @NieuwLand

Discussion & film, 22 September at 19:00–22:30  What does the invasion of Iraq, media propaganda and the upcoming US elections (or, “elections”) have in common, you ask? Short version: everything. Long version: come and find out! A powerful and pertinent investigation, The War You Don’t See raises important questions about the media’s role in war not as an external reporter that is biased to a lesser or greater degree, but as key protagonist in how wars…

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