Film Screening: "Orange Revolution," Directed by Steve York
Thu, April 3, 2008 • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM • ACES Avaya Auditorium
The film depicts the startling events of 2004 in Ukraine, where a stolen election and the attempted poisoning of a presidential candidate triggered a popular uprising that restored democracy and achieved a political revolution without a single bullet. Its honors include the President's Award at the 2007 Chicago International Documentary Festival.The film's producer/director, Steve York, will attend and lead a post-film discussion on Ukraine and the broader potential of non-violent protest movements.
Admission is free but on a first-come, first-served basis.