United Nations Association Film Festival | Denver Film Society

United Nations Association Film Festival

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Saturday, June 1st from 10am to 6pm at the Sie FilmCenter!

The UNA Denver Chapter invites you to join us for the Fifth Annual Traveling Film Festival. We will showcase three incredible films that highlight several United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and each film will be followed by a panel discussion with local and national experts.

This year's films:
A Bold Peace: This film chronicles Costa Rica's 1948 decision to abolish its military, to focus on creating a peaceful and inclusive society dedicated to elevating education and public health.
Freedom Fighters: Released in 2017, Freedom Fighters documents the heroic efforts of three women as they work toward building a culture of inclusion and gender equality in Pakistan.
The Providers: Set against the backdrop of a physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, The Providers follows three healthcare providers in northern New Mexico.
Tickets:
General Admission: $25 for day pass or $10 per film
Student Admission: $20 for day pass or $8 per film
UNA Denver member tickets: $15/day pass or $6/film
**Breakfast and lunch included in the ticket price

Agenda:
Breakfast & Welcome - 10:00 am

The Providers - 11:15 am to 12:35 pm
Health Panel - 12:40 pm to 1 pm

Lunch 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Freedom Fighters - 2:15 - 2:48
Gender Panel - 2:50 pm - 3:20 pm

A Bold Peace - 3:30 pm - 5:12
Peace & Equity Panel - 5:15 pm - 540 pm

Networking Reception 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Films in Program...

UNA Film Festival: The Providers

UNA Film Festival: The Providers

Screens June 1st at 11:15am as part of the UNA Film Festival! Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, The Providers follows three healthcare providers in northern New Mexico. They work at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that of

USA 2018 85 Min
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UNA Film Festival Pass

UNA Film Festival Pass

Click here to purchase your all day pass to the UNA Film Festival for Saturday, June 1st at the Sie FilmCenter!

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UNA Film Festival: A Bold Peace

UNA Film Festival: A Bold Peace

Screens June 1st at 3:30pm as part of the UNA Film Festival! In 1948, Costa Rica dismantled their military establishment and intentionally cultivated security relationships with other nations through treaties, international laws, and international organizations. This is their story.

USA 2016 102 Min
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UNA Film Festival: Freedom Fighters

UNA Film Festival: Freedom Fighters

Screens June 1st at 2:15pm as part of the UNA Film Festival! Follow three brave women who are speaking out against inequality and pushing for equal rights in their war-torn country of Pakistan.

Pakistan 2017 33 Min
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