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Refugees and the Arts Series: Sanctuary Film Screening - Opera Quays Dendy Cinema

Description

An intimate and personal story of Khaled, an Iraqi-born Dutch-raised young man struggling to hold onto his humanity as he searches, over 10 years, across continents, for peace and freedom. With the love and support of Leon, a Dutch refugee humanitarian volunteer he meets in Greece, Khaled manages to hang onto his sense of self and the dream of a free and peaceful future.

Join the Refugee Advice and Casework Service (RACS) and BakerMcKenzie for a screening of this extraordinary film, followed by a Q&A with the film’s Director, Kaye Harrison.

Sydney Film Festival Documentary Australia Award Jury - Special Mention

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“Sanctuary conforms to no stereotype. It is about people wanting to lead ordinary lives on their own terms”. - Alex Dudoc de Wit, BFI Film.

DOORS OPEN AT 6PM FOR A 6.30PM START.

Please note attendees will receive updates from RACS.