Freedom and The Politics of Sanctuary

Details
Date:

March 14

Time:

06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Category:

Film screening

Click to Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/freedom-and-the-politics-of-sanctuary-tickets-57043232845
Organizer

The New School

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/the-new-school-2653716890
Venue

The University Center

63 5th Avenue UC 105, New York, NY 10003

New York, NY, US, 10003

Please join us for a screening of the film Libre – recently premiered at Sundance – and a between the filmmaker, Anna Barsan, Alexandra Delano (Global Studies) and Miriam Ticktin (Anthropology) on the current state of migrant detention and the solidarity movements that fight for immigrant rights.



Libre
Director: Anna Barsan
Produced by: Field of Vision


Undocumented immigrants forced to spend months in detention are turning to private companies to secure their release on bond. In exchange, immigrants pay exorbitant monthly fees for a GPS ankle monitor they can’t remove.




This event is free and open to the public.