SGA Film Series
All movies will be shown at 6 p.m. in the McGinley-Carney Center for Franciscan Ministry
“India’s Daughter,” directed by Leslee Udwin, is based on the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder of 23-year-old Jyoti Singh, a physiotherapy student.
“Dark Girls,” directed by Bill Duke & Channsin Berry, explores the deep-seated biases and attitudes about skin color — particularly dark skinned women, outside of and within the Black American culture.
“Abraham’s Children,” directed by Nina Froriep, tells the stories of children from six diverse Muslim families in the greater New York area through their own voices and experiences.
“The 13th,” directed by Ava DuVernay, explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation’s prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans.
“The Ability Exchange,” directed by Bing Wang, explores an innovative Disability Studies class at Tandon School of Engineering at NYU, where engineering students and adults with cerebral palsy learn to communicate, connect, and cultivate their abilities by making movies.
“Major!” directed by Annalise Ophelian, is the story of one woman’s journey, a community’s history, and how caring for each other can be a revolutionary act.
IDEAL = Inclusion, Diginity, Equity, Action and Love
IDEAL is a series of forums, discussions and movies planned at St. Bonaventure University to spark open dialogue among faculty, staff, students and area community members to learn about the differences among us.
The Civil Discourse Discussion Series brings together different points of view about contemporary topics and engages in meaningful discussions.
Monday, Sept. 25
All Bonaventure Reads Keynote Address by Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, Ph.D.
7 p.m., Reilly Center Arena
5 p.m. Sept. 14, McGinley-Carney Center for Franciscan Ministry
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