"Out of the Shadows" DREAM Activist Film Screening

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Bryn Mawr Film Institute
824 W. Lancaster Ave
Bryn Mawr , PA
Pennsylvania

Fernanda Marroquin is a 22 year old woman living in Philadelphia and becoming increasingly aware of the struggles she is facing because of her inability to get legal permanent residency. Now acting as one of the leaders in the DREAM Activist community, fighting to get  people like her, who have lived in the states all their lives and are in good standing, to get access to public higher education and and eventual path to citizenship. On Saturday, May 5, the Bryn Mawr Film Institute will be screening the 20 minute film of her story, "Out of the Shadows," written and produced by 10 students in Villanova University's Center for Social Justice Film. The screening will be free and open to the public, with doors opening half an hour before the film.

 

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