evoked with sympathy and love.” – Roger Ebert
Life, Above All
Special Showing by The Kamloops CanGo Grannies and Friends.
This film, based on the novel Chanda’s Secret by Canadian Allan Stratton, is about 12 year old Chanda whose life changes dramatically, as she is now dealing with her mother’s battle with HIV, and with the fear in her community. This story of her fight to rescue the people she loves won the Prix Francois Chalais award, for Life Affirmation and Journalism, at the Cannes film festival in 2010. This is a film about family relations, friendship, AIDS, and survival.
Location: TRU Clocktower Theatre
Time: 6:30 – Refreshments, Displays
7:00 – a 10 minute talk and film showing (100 minutes)
After the film: Question period and socializing
Admission: By donation to the Stephen Lewis Foundation
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