Saturday, 23 January 2021

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"Sea Sorrow", a film by Vanessa Redgrave

3 May, 6.30PM, followed by light refreshments

Runtime: 74'

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“Sea Sorrow” marks Vanessa Redgrave’s debut as a film director and is a very personal, dynamic meditation on the current global refugee crisis through the eyes and voices of campaigners and children mixing past and present, documentary and drama in its reflection on the importance of human rights.

For more on the film, click here.

The film will be introduced by David Schofield, Group Head of Corporate Responsibility, Aviva;

And followed by a panel discussion with:

  • Vanessa Redgrave, Director and Human Rights Advocate
  • Carlo Nero, Screenwriter/ Film Director - Producer of SEA SORROW
  • Caroline Ford, CEO of The Consortium for Street Children
  • Laura Padoan, External Relations Officer for UNHCR-UK
  • Moderated by Deborah Seward, UNRIC

** Download the handout **

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The film is in English and has a run time of 1 hour 14 minutes.

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