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Moving Picture Series: Border Echoes - Ecos De Una Frontera By Lorena Mendez-Quiroga

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Moving Picture Series: Border Echoes - Ecos De Una Frontera By Lorena Mendez-Quiroga

5814 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
December 9th, 2010 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Screening
WEBSITE:  
http://www.cafam.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
mid-wilshire
EMAIL:  
info@cafam.org
PHONE:  
323-937-4230
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue - Fri 10-5, Sat & Sun 12-6
TAGS:  
film, film screening, Multi-cultural video-art, realism
COST:  
FREE with museum admission

DESCRIPTION

Thursday | December 9

Moving Picture Series: Border Echoes - Ecos De Una Frontera

By Lorena Mendez-Quiroga

7:00pm  (in the 3rd Floor Gallery) • FREE with museum admission

 

Learn more about the violence directed at women across our border with Mexico in this powerful documentary about Ciudad Juárez, a border city with one of the highest murder rates in the world.  Starting in 1997, journalist Lorena Mendez-Quiroga began documenting the stories of families of slain girls and their battle against police incompetence, indifference, and corruption.To find out more about the film, visit www.borderechoes.com.

Please RSVP to (323) 937-4230 x50 or rsvp@cafam.org. Gallery opens at 6:30pm.  Seating is limited and will be on a first-come-first-served basis.