Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion: "Saving Face"

Event date: 
Friday, November 30, 2012 - 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location 
Smith Hall, Room 211
Description 

"Saving Face" is an Academy Award winning documentary (40 mins) which follows several women survivors of acid attacks in Pakistan, their fight for justice, and a London-based reconstructive surgeon who has returned to his homeland to help them restore their faces and their lives.
There will be a post-film discussion facilitated by: Muatasim Qazi, Pakistani Journalist, Assistant Editor for “The Baloch Hal;” Sarah Rizvi, Community Advocate at API Chaya; Dr. Sutapa Basu, Executive Director of the UW Women’s Center; and Dr. Tabassum Saeed, Chair of Human Development Foundation’s Seattle Chapter.
This event is free and open to the public.