The Reel Justice Film Conference

Date/Time: 
04/29/2009 (All day) to 04/30/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Lehman College

City: 
Bronx
Country: 
USA
Sponsoring Agency: 
Working Films
Description: 

The Reel Justice Film Conference focuses on models for community reconciliation as a response to violence, and in particular police brutality,racially motivated violence and violence against women. This event is free and open to the public!
SPEAKERS: Rosa Clemente - Campaign Manager, Immigrant Rights Project, Amnesty International • Quentin Walcott - Connect, NYC • Leymah Gwobee - Liberian activist, Pray the Devil Back to Hell • Kevin Powell - writer, activist • Asha Bandele - writer and activist • Kamau Franklin - Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, National Coordinating Committee • King Downing - ACLU, former director Anti-Racial Profiling Project • Tami Gold - producer, Every Mother's Son • Iris Baez - mother of Anthony Baez, Every Mother's Son • Angela Jones - NYCLU, Schools to Prisons Pipeline • Rod Star - Rebel Diaz • M1 - Dead Prez

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