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November 15, 2018

Jocelyn Ford, ‘Nowhere to Call Home: Tibetan in Beijing’

Nowhere to Call Home provides a rare glimpse into the world of a Tibetan farmer, torn between her traditional way of life and her desire for her son to have a better future in the city. Shot in the slums of Beijing and a remote village in Tibet, this story puts a human face on the strife that fractures China and Tibet, as well as the impact of economic development on a rural Tibetan community. This documentary is the first…

Start: November 15, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
End: November 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Venue: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room
Phone: (919) 962-3765
Address:
200 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

November 19, 2018

‘Israel Rocks!’ (Israel, 2006)

A documentary that features some 20 Israeli singers, bands and choirs playing and singing in various styles, from pop and rock to blues, folk and rap. Each one of the revealing songs depicts the major problems facing the people of Israel from politics to poverty, and their dreams for, and their attempt to create a better future. It also includes an interview with Shimon Peres. This series of events is sponsored by the Department of Asian Studies, The Carolina Center…

Start: November 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
End: November 19, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 1005
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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