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Film Screening – In The Name Of Your Daughter
October 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:45 pm EDT
In The Name Of Your Daughter is an inspiring and hopeful film about girls who are risking their lives to escape female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage by running away to a safe haven. Known as the “Safe House”, it is run by an indomitable Tanzanian FGM activist, Rhobi Samwelly, who is also in danger for her role in protecting girls. See the trailer!
Rhobi will be in Ottawa to speak at the UNFPA-sponsored meeting of international parliamentarians , she also recently spoke at the UN’s Opening of the General Assembly. She and the filmmaker, Giselle Portenier will be at the film screening for a Q&A session on the eve of the conference opening to answer your questions and give insights on this topical issue.
This film is going to be shown at Ottawa’s Mayfair theatre on Sunday October 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm.,
You will be deeply touched – and inspired – by the children’s voices you will hear in this production.
So get your tickets now !!!
EARLY BIRD TICKETS: up to midnight, October 17th $8.00
TICKETS AT THE DOOR: $10.00
DOORS OPEN AT 6:00 pm SUNDAY October 21 at THE MAYFAIR THEATRE.