A SEASON OF FOUR FILMS
OCT 13th – Nov 24th 2016
THURS NOV 10th
Fuocoammare (Fire at Sea) (2015) by Gianfranco Rosi followed by discussion on the refugee crisis led by speaker from Migration Research Network.
Multi-award-winning film shot on the tiny Sicilian island of Lampedusa during the European migrant crisis, The film sets the migrants’ dangerous Mediterranean crossing against a background of the ordinary life of the islanders, including a teenage fisher boy and the local doctor who receives the new arrivals.